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
11 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 and 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.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Available
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Saturday 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Instructor: Anupom Ganguli
363408
Fee:
$715.00
40 days left. Enroll by Sep 29, 2018
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Notes

Hybrid course: in addition to the meetings listed, online meetings will be arranged for October 6 & 26; November 3 & 7.

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: October 6. No refund after October 13. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2018
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 29, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Lecture
Sat Oct 13, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Lecture
Sat Oct 27, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Lecture
Sat Nov 10, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A
Lecture
Sat Dec 8, 2018
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 108A

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