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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Classroom
Starting at $715.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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.

X 400 Principles of Sustainability I: Introduction.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Available
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Bianca Philippi
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Fee:
$715.00
4 days left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2018
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Notes

Required course in Sustainability Certificate.

Restricted course. Web enrollments automatically generate a "Permission to Enroll" request.

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 2. No refund after October 9. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 9, 2018
Course Requirements
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Tue Sep 25, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Tue Oct 2, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Tue Oct 9, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Tue Oct 16, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Tue Oct 23, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Tue Oct 30, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Tue Nov 6, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Tue Nov 13, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
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Tue Nov 20, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
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Tue Nov 27, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Tue Dec 4, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156

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