Course Subject
UPADM-GP
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Course Number
217
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Course Credit
4
points

Sustainable Urban Development

Course Description

This course examines the social, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainable urban development. Some of the major themes explored include indicators of sustainability, urban demographic trends, environmental justice, green building, urban sprawl, sustainable energy and transportation, and global climate change. In addition, the role of information technology (IT) and social networks is discussed in the context of promoting ideas globally about sustainable development.

Prerequisites

None

Areas of Impact