Principles of Sustainability I: Introduction

ENVIRON X 400

This course lays the foundation for the study of global sustainability by providing a basic understanding of environmental systems and the interrelationship and effect of humans upon the environment.

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Starting at $745.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Gain a fundamental understanding of sustainability
  • Explore sustainability issues
  • Identify and implement effective solutions
  • Learn how to evaluate the viability of sustainability strategies

About this course:

This introductory survey lays the foundation for the study of global sustainability. With universal principles as a broad framework, this course provides a basic understanding of environmental systems and the interrelationship and effect of humans upon the environment. Topics include a historical overview of sustainability and the current problems and issues, an overview of earth's physical and biological systems and the impact of environmental issues like climate change on these systems, an examination of environmental and urban issues and strategies, and tools to investigate and analyze sustainable environmental practices.

Summer 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
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Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Nurit Katz
387158
Fee:
$745.00
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Notes

Required course in Sustainability Certificate.

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline June 27, 2022 Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 27, 2022
Course Requirements
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Wednesday 5:30PM - 8:30PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Nurit Katz
387154
Fee:
$745.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: Remote Classroom , UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Still accepting enrollments
See Details
Notes

Required course in Sustainability Certificate. 

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: July 5, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 05, 2022
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 29, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A
Lecture
Wed Jul 6, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Wed Jul 13, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A
Lecture
Wed Jul 20, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A
Lecture
Wed Jul 27, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A
Lecture
Wed Aug 3, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A
Lecture
Wed Aug 10, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A
Lecture
Wed Aug 17, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A
Lecture
Wed Aug 24, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A
Lecture
Wed Aug 31, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114A

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