Principles of Sustainability III: Stakeholders and Engaging Communities

ENVIRON X 402

This course addresses the equity of sustainability efforts by individuals and groups, exploring environmental justice and socio-cultural behaviors that affect beliefs, change, and decision-making.

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Starting at $715.00
As few as 12 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Identify the stakeholders and their roles in collaborating to advance sustainability
  • Discover how sustainability issues translate to stakeholder dialogue
  • Evaluate strategies to advance sustainability efforts

About this course:

This course focuses on the human element, addressing the adequacy and equity of sustainability efforts, and taking the universal principles to a different level that includes environmental justice. The emphasis is on behaviors and characteristics of the individual, as well as the larger group and community influences that help shape and transform the individual into a sustainable global citizen. Topics include psychosocial and socio-cultural behaviors affecting beliefs, change, and decision making; potential effects of sustainable action vs. inaction; pathways toward sustainable education and awareness; advocacy and activism; and the ethics of sustainability efforts across nations, including future opportunities and challenges. Includes guest experts, case studies, and site visits. Upon completing this course, students have a preparatory knowledge and understanding of individual and group roles in global sustainability; the interconnectedness and necessity of collaboration between social, economic, and ecological responsibilities; and the importance of advocacy and the media in raising and maintaining awareness of global sustainability and citizenry.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Principles of Sustainability III: Stakeholders and Engaging Communities.

ENVIRON X 400 Principles of Sustainability I: Introduction.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Monday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Victoria Charles
373167
Fee:
$715.00
42 days left. Enroll by Mar 30, 2020
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Notes

No meeting May 25, 2020

Required course in Sustainability Certificate. Restricted course. Web enrollments automatically generate a "Permission to Enroll" request.

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 6, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.  

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 13, 2020
Course Requirements
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Mon Mar 30, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
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Mon Apr 6, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
Lecture
Mon Apr 13, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
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Mon Apr 20, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
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Mon Apr 27, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
Lecture
Mon May 4, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
Lecture
Mon May 11, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
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Mon May 18, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
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Mon May 25, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
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Mon Jun 1, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
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Mon Jun 8, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
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Rolfe Hall 3135
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Mon Jun 15, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Rolfe Hall 3135

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