Climate Change, Energy, and the Environment

PUB PLC X 461
Interested in the relationships between energy, climate, and the environment? This class offers an in-depth exploration of this interrelationship, focusing on how energy solutions address climate change politically.
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Hybrid
Starting at $715.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Understand the causes, sources, and impacts of climate change
  • Analyze existing and proposed efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution
  • Understand energy supply and demand
  • Explore future opportunities for cleaner sources of energy
  • Assess how governments, communities, and labor groups impact future efforts to reduce emissions

About this course:

The course provides a better understanding of how future energy solutions, including both power and transportation, will address climate change and environmental protection from a policy standpoint. Instructors broadly discuss climate change, including greenhouse gas emissions, their impacts, and policy actions to reduce such impacts. The course also briefly discusses interrelationships among greenhouse gases, environmental quality, public health, energy security, and long-term sustainability. Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able to better analyze, plan, and advise on future actions in response to new and evolving federal, state, and local programs and policies in this area.

Summer 2019 Schedule

Hybrid courses utilize a combination of in-person classroom meetings and online meetings.

Future Offering (Opens 29 Apr 2019 12:00:00 AM)
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Monday 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Instructor: Therese Zarlengo
368663
Fee:
$715.00
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Notes

Elective course in Sustainability Certificate. Required course in Environmental Studies Certificate. 36 hours of CM credit for AICP certified planners.

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: July 1, 2019 Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 8, 2019
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Jun 24, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Lecture
Mon Jul 8, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Lecture
Mon Jul 22, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Lecture
Mon Aug 5, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Discussion
Mon Aug 26, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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