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Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 401 (01) - Exploring Sustainability

Exploring Sustainability

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 12265
This interdisciplinary course is focused on discovering what sustainability means, understanding the challenges, and exploring transformative solutions. We explore the concept of sustainability and the three intersecting dimensions of environmental, social, and economic well-being. We learn about systems and explore specific sustainability challenges. Learning in this course is active and participatory. We also explore the role of personal and collective action and how we each can play a role in building a more sustainable society.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HORT 201
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 401 (02) - Exploring Sustainability

Exploring Sustainability

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 14055
This interdisciplinary course is focused on discovering what sustainability means, understanding the challenges, and exploring transformative solutions. We explore the concept of sustainability and the three intersecting dimensions of environmental, social, and economic well-being. We learn about systems and explore specific sustainability challenges. Learning in this course is active and participatory. We also explore the role of personal and collective action and how we each can play a role in building a more sustainable society.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HORT 207
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 401 (03) - Exploring Sustainability

Exploring Sustainability

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 16685
This interdisciplinary course is focused on discovering what sustainability means, understanding the challenges, and exploring transformative solutions. We explore the concept of sustainability and the three intersecting dimensions of environmental, social, and economic well-being. We learn about systems and explore specific sustainability challenges. Learning in this course is active and participatory. We also explore the role of personal and collective action and how we each can play a role in building a more sustainable society.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NESM 140
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 501 (01) - Sustainability in Action

Sustainability in Action

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 12457
This course explores what sustainability action entails from academic and practitioner perspectives. We begin by understanding the cross-cutting perspectives and methods of sustainability science including transdisciplinarity, systems thinking, stakeholder driven research, and solutions-based projects. We build on this knowledge to explore sustainability challenges using case studies to provide current and local context for the material we cover. Students are expected to apply the theoretical concepts to these practical examples of sustainability science in practice.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): SUST 401
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Susan Kaplan
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm NESM 140
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 600 (01) - Sustainability Independent Study

SUST Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 12602
SUST 600 will provide an independent study to students who are interested in studying of a topic in sustainability in depth. Due to the highly personalized nature of SUST 600, the specific readings, activities and assignments will vary based on student interests and disciplinary backgrounds. At a minimum, students will be guided in how to prepare a project proposal, place their work within the current literature on the topic, and complete a final project.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): SUST 401
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 605 (01) - Sustainability Internship

Sustainability Internship

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 12603
SUST 605 will provide credit for practical work or a project experience in sustainability. The purpose of SUST 605 is to gain practical experience working in a sustainability field while simultaneously achieving specific learning goals pre-identified by the student and faculty mentor.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): SUST 401
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 Hours Arranged TBA