ENV 101. Introduction to Sustainable Systems

Sustainability is defined as meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. This course explores how humans think about the global challenges we face, the systems that make up the natural world in which we live, and how we go about living there. An emphasis is placed on systems theory to understand the connections among various challenges facing humans across the planet. 
Offered: Regularly
Credits: 3
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