Sustainability - Winter 2014
Friday 8:30am - 11:30am, Dupuis Hall 215
Dr. Mick Smith
Office: BioSciences Rm. 3123
The concept of sustainability provides a focus for discussing global and regional environmental issues in the broadest possible perspective. This course will examine the meaning of sustainability and ways in which it is assessed at various levels including individual lifestyles, ecological, agricultural and industrial systems, urban areas, regions within countries, nations, and the world as a whole. Case studies will be used to illustrate the general principles.
PREREQUISITE Level 3 or above.