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Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Mary Fischer
Submission Date Feb. 17, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Brandeis University
ER-6: Sustainability-Focused Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Dan Perlman
Associate Provost
Office of the Provost
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The number of sustainability-focused courses offered :
100

The total number of courses offered :
3,565

Number of years covered by the data:
Two

A list of sustainability-focused courses offered:

Environment, Social Justice, and Empowerment
Ecology
Field Biology
Environmental Health
Solving Environmental Challenges: The Role of Chemistry
Campus Sustainability Practicum
Fundamentals of Environmental Challenges
Energy from the Big Bang to Global Warming
Environmental Internship
Field Research and Study Methods: Environmental Health
Food and Power
Gender and the Environment
TOPICS: MA SID Advanced Study Seminar
TOPICS: Economic Tools for Environmental Leadership
TOPICS: Economics, Environment and Energy: The Trilemma
TOPICS: The Physical Science that Impacts Energy Choices for Development
TOPICS: Developing Sustainable Rural Communities
Introduction to Ecology for Development Practitioners
Environmental Impact Assessment
Natural Resource Management
The Right to Water
Masculinities and Gender Relations in Sustainable Development
Integrated Conservation and Development
Environmental Impact Assessment
Topics in Sustainable Development: How Energy Sources Work:
Topics in Sustainable Development: Trade and Natural Resources
Topics in Sustainable Development: The Political Economy of Development-Environment Dynamics
Topics in Sustainable Development: Environmental Economics and Policy
Topics in Sustainable Development: Sustainable Agriculture and Watersheds
Environment and Conflict
Gender and the Environment
Tourism and Development
Ecology of Health
Investing in Energy: Fossil Fuels to Cleaner Energy
Environmental Internship
Reason to Hope: Managing the Global Commons for Peace
International Environmental Conflict and Collaboration
Understanding the Chemistry of Sustainability
Environmental Chemistry
Conservation Biology
American Environmental History
Land Reform: Models and Experience
Natural Resource Development Planning
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Integrated Conservation and Development
Masculinities and Gender Relations in Sustainable Development
The Right to Water
HS 325f
TOPICS: MA SID Advanced Study Seminar
TOPICS: Economic Tools for Environmental Leadership
TOPICS: Economics, Environment and Energy: The Trilemma
TOPICS: The Physical Science that Impacts Energy Choices for Development
Food Security and Nutrition
Creating Microfinance Institutions and Partnerships
Directed Readings in Sustainable Development
Environmental Impact Assessment
Advanced Development, Aid, and Coexistence
Applied Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Principles of Ecology for Development Planners
Gender and the Environment
Environment and Conflict
Theories of Development and Underdevelopment
Boston and Its Suburbs: Environment and History
Greening the Ivory Tower: Improving Environmental Sustainability of Brandeis and Community
Ecology
Field Biology
Solving Environmental Challenges: The Role of Chemistry
Environmental Movements: Organizations, Networks, and Partnerships
TOPICS: Developing Sustainable Rural Communities
Introduction to Ecology for Development Practitioners
Natural Resource Management
Environmental Impact Assessment
The Right to Water
Integrated Conservation and Development
Masculinities and Gender Relations in Sustainable Development
Environmental Impact Assessment
Topics in Sustainable Development: How Energy Sources Work:
Topics in Sustainable Development: Environmental Economics and Policy
Topics in Sustainable Development: The Political Economy of Development-Environment Dynamics
Topics in Sustainable Development: Trade and Natural Resources
Topics in Sustainable Development: Sustainable Agriculture and Watersheds
Ecology of Health
Tourism and Development
Gender and the Environment
Environment and Conflict
Environment, Health, and Society
Environmental Ethics
Reason to Hope: Managing the Global Commons for Peace
International Environmental Conflict and Collaboration
Environmental Internship
Investing in Energy: Fossil Fuels to Cleaner Energy
Understanding the Chemistry of Sustainability
The Global Economy
Conservation Biology
American Environmental History


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