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Area 3: Physical Dimensions Of Sustainability Management Courses

3 Physical Dimensions of Sustainability Courses (9 credits)       

 

The physical dimensions requirement teaches students about the connections between environmental inputs (i.e. natural resources) and outputs (i.e. energy), and their effects on the natural environment. The emphasis in this requirement will be on understanding the environmental impacts from organizational activities. The planning, design or architecture courses give students a foundation in planning, design and spatial issues. This is particularly important, as many sustainability initiatives concern land use, buildings and other physical entities.

COURSES

SUMA PS4734 Earth Institute Practicum

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SUMA PS5021 Theory and Practice of Life Cycle Assessment

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SUMA PS5030 Hungry City Workshop

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SUMA PS5035 GHG Emissions: Measuring and Minimizing the Carbon Footprint

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SUMA PS5240 Sustainable Agriculture

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SUMA PS5210

Solid Waste Management

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SUMA PS5230 Earth's Climate Systems

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SUMA PS4235

The Science of Urban Ecology

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SUMA PS5770

The Business and Ecology of Sustainable Forestry

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SUMA PS5805 Equity, Energy and the Built Environment

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SUMA PS5050 Critical Urban Infrastructure for Sustainable Development

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SUMA PS6135

Art & Sustainability

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SUMA PS4147

Water Resources and Climate

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SUMA PS6110

Sustainability and Urban Form

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SUMA PS5140

Sustainability Science for Managers

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SUMA PS5162 

Responsiveness and Resiliency in the Built Environment

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SUMA PS4130 Sustainable

Cities

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SUMA PS5205 Geographic Informations Systems (GIS) for Sustainability Management

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SUMA PS4145 Science of Sustainable Water

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SUMA PS5135

Analysis for Energy Efficiency

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Reversing the Biodiversity Crisis

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Sustainable Transportation Economy

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SUMA PS6130 Management of SEC Climate Compliance

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SUMA PS6131 Understanding the SEC Rule: Disclosure Law for Non-Layers

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