Sustainability and Ecological Literacy
Major Code: 6232
CIPS Code: 03.0104
Total Credits: 16
Description: The interdisciplinary Academic Certificate (AC) in Sustainability and Ecological Literacy enhances students' understanding of sustainable living practices associated with economics, equity and the environment. Through a combination of coursework and experiential learning, students engage in critical thinking, inquiry, and discourse, skills necessary for becoming socially responsible citizens who are ecologically and environmentally aware. The certificate is designed for, although not limited to, students seeking an Associate in Arts Degree and planning transfer to four-year colleges and universities.
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program.
|Humanities, Social Science and Wellness: Credits:|
|Students will choose 2 different courses from the following list:|
|ECN263||The Economics of Natural Resources, Population and the Environment (3)|
|ENH206||Nature and Environmental Literature (3)|
|ENH260||Literature of the Southwest (3)|
|HUM201||Humanities: Universal Themes (3)|
|REC150AB||Outdoor Adventure Skills (3)|
|SBU200||Society and Business (3)||6|
|Students will choose 1 course from the following list:|
|HIS110||World History to 1500 (3)|
|HIS111||World History 1500 to the Present (3)|
|HUM250||Ideas and Values in the Humanities (3)|
|PHI104||World Philosophy (3)|
|POS120||World Politics (3)|
|PSY132||Psychology and Culture (3)|
|SOC101||Introduction to Sociology (3)||3|
1. Apply ethical theories and moral principles to global environmental moral issues. (PHI216)
2. Analyze pragmatic and intrinsic perspectives of ecology. (PHI216)
Offered through the Sustainability and Ecological Literacy program
All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change.
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