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BEE 3299 Sustainable Development: A Web-Based Course

Course description

Sustainable development is the dominant economic, environmental, and social issue of the 21st century. This course develops the concepts of sustainable development as an evolutionary process, demanding the integration of the physical sciences and engineering with the biological and social sciences for design of systems. Topics include the nature of ecosystems, global processes, sustainable communities, and industrial ecology, renewable energy, and life cycle analysis. Course is web-based. Outcome 1: An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility. Outcome 2: An ability to communicate effectively. Outcome 3: A knowledge of contemporary issues. Outcome 4: An ability to create sustainable solutions in the context of a complex natural environment.

Prerequisites

At least sophomore standing

Classes

BEE 3299 001-LEC Online course

Number:1387
Class dates:May 24-July 5, 2018
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:online course
Credit:3
Grade:Student option
Instructor:Truhlar, A. (amt94)
Max. enroll:50
Restrictions:Not open to freshmen.
Notes:Because BEE 3299 is a totally web-based course, it can be taken without being on the Cornell campus.
To enroll:Enroll online or submit a paper enrollment form. Enroll now.
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