Course DescriptionThis course provides conceptual, theoretical, historical, and practical frameworks for understanding how society addresses sustainability issues. Through an international lens, it facilitates the development of systems-thinking skills based on an integrated, multifaceted, and interdisciplinary approach to ethical, economic, political, social, and legal aspects of societal decision-making concerning sustainability issues. Its purpose is to provide an integrated and holistic understanding of the social-economic-environmental context underlying local and global sustainability decision-making in the public, private, and NGO sectors.
Sample Course Outline
This course will run during the Winter break.
- Lean Six Sigma and Sustainable Industry Enterprise : Required Courses (select 3)
- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) : Electives (select 2)
- Sustainability Management and Enterprise Process Excellence : Required Courses
- Urban Agriculture : General Elective (select 1)