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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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Hybrid (In-Person)
In-Person
Starting at $715.00
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.

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Nurit Katz
383524
Fee:
$715.00
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Notes

Required course in Sustainability Certificate.

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline Jan. 7.  Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 07, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
-
Wednesday 5:30PM - 8:30PM PT
Enrollment Closed
See Details
Instructor: Nurit Katz
383624
Fee:
$715.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Notes

Required course in Sustainability Certificate.

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline Jan. 7. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jan 5, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Jan 12, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Jan 26, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Feb 9, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Mar 2, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Mar 16, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Nurit Katz
385421
Fee:
$715.00
Onlineformat icon
Notes

Required course in Sustainability Certificate.

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline April 1.  Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 01, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
-
Wednesday 5:30PM - 8:30PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Nurit Katz
385430
Fee:
$715.00
In-Personformat icon
Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Notes

Required course in Sustainability Certificate. Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline April 6. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 13, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Mar 30, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Apr 6, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Apr 13, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Apr 20, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Apr 27, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed May 4, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed May 11, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed May 18, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed May 25, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Jun 1, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B
Lecture
Wed Jun 8, 2022
5:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 114B

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