Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.09
Liaison Kelsey Beal
Submission Date June 21, 2013
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Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
ER-6: Sustainability-Focused Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.96 / 10.00 Dr. E. Jane Luzar
Honors College
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The number of sustainability-focused courses offered :

The total number of courses offered :

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A list of sustainability-focused courses offered:

Undergraduate Courses

G185 Global Environmental Change
G115 Introduction to Oceanography
G306 Earth Materials
G406 Introduction to Geochemistry
G340 Principles of Hydrology
G431 Wetland Ecosystems
G451 Principles of Hydrogeology
PHYS 48000 Solar Energy Usage
K341 Principles of Ecology and Evolution
K411 Global Change Biology
K342 Principles of Ecology and Evolution Laboratory

Liberal Arts
G107 Physical Systems of the Environment
G108 Lab for G107
G303 Weather and Climate
G305 Environmental Change
G307 Biogeography: Dist of Life
G310 Human Impact on the Environment
G314 Urban Geography
G315 Environmental Conservation
G360 Feeding the City
G331 Economic Geography
G404 Soils Geography
G336 Environmental Remote Sensing
G421 Environments of Tropical Lands
G475 Climate Change
E307 Energy, the Environment, and Economics
E337 Economic Development
E363 Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Y313 Environmental Policy
E411 Wealth, Exchange and Power in Anthropological Perspective
E391 Women in Developing Countries
A410 American Environmental History
R386 Ethics of Consumption
P237 Environmental Ethics
Y314 Global Environmental Policy
Y322 Environmental Theory
A410 American Environmental History
R386 Ethics of Consumption
R300 Faith and Food
P237 Environmental Ethics

Engineering and Technology
TECH 20100 Introduction to Sustainable Principles and Practices
TECH 30100 Renewable Energy Technologies
TECH 30200 Introduction to Green Building Technologies
TECH 30400 Green Building Information Modeling
TECH 30300 Energy Efficiency and Auditing
TECH 40100 Leadership and Economic Aspects of Sustainable Technologies
TECH 40200 Emerging Green Technologies
OLS 42300 GO GREEN (Green Organizations: Global Responsibility for Environmental and Economic Necessity) Study Abroad Germany or France (RISE)
EEN 22000 Fundamentals of Electromechanical Materials and Systems Engineering
EEN 26000 Sustainable Energy
EEN 39700 Renewable Energy System and Design

Public and Environmental Affairs
V222 Principles of Sustainability
V322 Sustainable Management
V323 Sustainable Policy (state, federal, international)
V311 Natural Resources and Environmental Policy
V380 Internship in Public & Environmental Affairs
V310 Environmental Justice
V423 Sustainable Urban Environments
E476 Environmental Law and Regulation
V419 Sustainable Community Development

T550 Urban Environmental Education

Public Health
A316 Environmental Health Science
A410 Introduction to Environmental Toxicology
A416 Environmental Health Policy
A424 Environmental Health Science Technology: Managing Water & Wastes
A451 Air Pollution and Control

Graduate and Professional Courses

McKinney School of Law (Environmental and Natural Resources Law Certificate)
D/N 641 Climate Law and Policy
DN611 Environmental and Toxic Tort Law
DN665 Law of Hazardous Waste Regulation
DN697 Biotechnology and Law
DN717 Natural Resources Law
DN740 Land Use
DN882 Water Law
DN891 Environmental Law
D671 Law and Public Health
D/N_ Environmental Compliance and Enforcement
D/N_ Environmental Justice
D/N713 International Environmental Law
D/N665 Law of Hazardous Waste Regulation

IU School of Medicine
A316 Environmental Health Science
A380 Environmental Health Internship
A459 Environmental Science and Health Data Analysis
A609 Air Pollution and Health
A614 Water Quality Management
A620 Environmental Health Policy Analysis
A621 Solid and Hazardous Waste
A615 Sustainability
A617 Environmental Epidemiology
A623 Environmental Management Systems: ISO Based
H519/P519 Environmental Science in Public Health
P650 Readings In Public Health
P703 Environmental Health Science Final Concentration Project

School of Public and Environmental Affairs (Masters of Public Affairs–Urban Sustainability)
SPEA-V 600 Capstone in Public and Environmental Affairs
SPEA-V550 Urban Sustainability
SPEA-V565 Environmental Conflict Resolution: Theory and Practice
SPEA-V645 Environmental Law
SPEA-E560 Environmental Risk Analysis
SPEA-E511 Sustainability Assessment
SPEA-V541 Benefit-Cost Analysis of Public and Environmental Policies
SPEA-E529 Application of Geographic Information Systems
SPEA-V643 Natural Resource Management and Policy
SPEA-V512 Public Policy Process
SPEA-V550 Energy Policy
SPEA-V520 Environmental Policy Analysis
SPEA-E535 International Environmental Policy
SPEA-V 550 Principles and Practices of Social Entrepreneurship
SPEA-V 525 Management in the Nonprofit Sector
SPEA-V 602 Strategic Management of Public and Nonprofit Organizations

Engineering and Technology
TECH 58100 Special Project: Sustainable Practices in Germany or France Study Abroad
TECH 58100 Greening Organizations

School of Public Health
E520 Introduction to Environmental Toxicology
V541 Benefit-Cost Analysis of Public and Environmental Policy

School of Education
T550 Urban Environmental Education

School of Public Health (Masters–Public Health)
PBHL500 Social and Behavioral Science in Public Health
PBHL501 U.S. Health Care
PBHL514 Health Economics
PBHL519 Environmental Science in Public Health
PBHL661 Environmental Health Risk Assessment
PBHL661 Environmental Toxicology

School of Science
GEOL-G 596 Topics in Applied Environmental Geology
GEOL-G 690 Advanced Geology Seminar: Feeding the City

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