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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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UNIV 303 - Sustainable Development Matters

This course offers a basic introduction to sustainable development by exploring the question: why does sustainable development matter in the 21st century. Students will explore this question through coursework and international volunteer experiences. May be repeated up to 6 credits. Permission by department. Course will be offered every year (Spring, Summer).

Prerequisite: acceptance in destination-based partner program, GIVE (Growth International Volunteer Excursion).

Credits: (2)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify and discuss the concept of sustainable development and its underlying principles.
  • Explain why sustainable development matters in the 21st century and assess the likely challenges and opportunities in achieving satisfactory levels of sustainable development in developing countries worldwide.

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