SSM 101 : Sustainability in a Changing World

Credits

3

Lecture Hours

45

Teaching Equivalent

3.00

Prerequisites

ENG 19 with grade C or better or placement at least ENG 22, and at MATH 75X with grade C or better or placement at least MATH 82, or consent.

Description

Identifies sustainability concepts which have become evident from early human movement toward Industrialization in the 1500s to present. Examines diverse approaches in resource use including water, energy, waste, land use, economies, and oceans. Introduces fundamental systems approaches to recognize interconnections and ramifications of practices. Identifies global sustainability issues and uses Hawaiʻi and island case studies as a means of better understanding their applied relevance.

Articulation Code

FGB