Timeroom: Fall 2017

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SUST 401 (01) - Surveying Sustainability

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 15613
This interdisciplinary and transdiscipliinary course explores the history of sustainability and the varied and changing meanings of the concept. It focuses on the prinicples and challenges of sustainability in support of the long-term welfare of humans and the earth system. Students discuss and debate a set of global grand challenges, their local and national ramifications, and how to connect knowledge to action. Sustainability is explored through case studies, experiential learning, individual research and team projects.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Instructors: Vanessa Levesque
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 MW 11:10am - 12:30pm Morrill 204

SUST 501 (01) - Sustainability Perspectives and Methods

SUST Perspectives & Methods

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16664
Sustainability Perspectives and Methods will explore the multiple ways in which we measure, assess and use concepts of sustainability. We begin by establishing the cross-cutting perspectives and methods that run throughout sustainability science including transdisciplinarity, systems thinking, stakeholder-driven research, and solutions-based projects. The course builds on this foundational knowledge to delve more deeply into sustainability challenges as examined through specific perspectives including the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. Prereq: SUST 401.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Instructors: Vanessa Levesque
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 R 9:40am - 12:30pm Morrill 4

SUST 600 (01) - Sustainability Independent Study

SUST Independent Study

Credits: 2.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 17187
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 peronalized 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 topi, and complete a final project. Prereq: SUST 401.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Vanessa Levesque
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017

SUST 605 (01) - Sustainability Internship

Credits: 2.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 17188
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. Prereq: SUST 401.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Vanessa Levesque
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017