Courses & Programs

Topics in Sustainability Studies

COURSE CODE: SUS 150

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: None

This course will explore in depth a current and/or historical topic in environmental sustainability. The focus of the course will vary and will include topics in agriculture, energy, and green building among others. This topics course will possibly explore concepts such as permaculture and the differences between genetically modified, hybrid and heirloom varieties of plants, including experiments with growth patterns, variability, yield and taste. Field studies may be conducted in the HCC organic garden. Research on topics of interest may include primary source materials. Prerequisite: None