SSM 301: Sustainable Assessments and Indicators

Credits 3 Lecture Hours 45
Teaching Equivalent

Examines methods of assessing sustainability and distinguishing marketing claims from actual progress. Studies triple bottom line, cradle to cradle/grave, carbon neutrality, and carbon footprint; as well as life cycle assessment, energy analysis, and sustainability indicators that customize data collection and analysis. Final project develops a business case, adding indicators to demonstrate its integrity.


SSM 202, MATH 115, and MATH 135, all with grade C or better, or consent.