GS 145 Introduction to Sustainability: 3 semester hours
Sustainability is more than recycling. It seeks social, cultural, and economic justice while preserving the environment for future generations. This course explores the many facets of sustainability using the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Open to all majors, this course will cover topics including environmental issues, economic sustainability, and personal and community wellness. Students will discover how sustainability affects their lives and communities and how each of their career choices can have a positive influence for a sustainable future. This course will be a combination of lecture, discussion, and experiential learning. No prerequisites. Three hours of lecture each week.