|Title:||Environmental Issues and Foundations of Sustainability|
An introduction to the origins and interrelationships of major contemporary environmental issues, such as global climate change, sustainable development, population, ozone depletion, deforestation, energy, and water pollution. The course examines the complexity of the issues in environmental, political, social, and economic terms. This interdisciplinary course will use sustainability concepts, theories, and applications as avenues for approaching and practicing various ways of viewing our planet.
The course will be cross-listed with ENV 101.