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Overall Score 66.03
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Submission Date April 27, 2012
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St. John's University, New York
ER-6: Sustainability-Focused Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 10.00 / 10.00 Frank Cantelmo
Associate Professor
Biological Sciences
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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:

Sustainability Focused Courses
Asian Studies-
Contemporary China
Contemporary Japan
Introduction to the Civilizations of Asia I
Introduction to the Civilizations of Asia II
Contemporary Korea
American Investment in China
Doing Business in China
Discovering China
Reading and Research


Biology and Society
Field Biology
Research in Biology


Environmental Chemistry
Methods in Environmental Chemistry

Government and Politics-

Introduction to Public Administration
International Relations
Comparative Political Systems
American Environmental Politics and Policies
Global Environmental Politics and Policies
State and Local Government and Administration
Municipal Government and Administration
Environmental and Public Law
Politics of Environment and Development
International Law
International Political Economy
Politics of the Middle East
Politics of Developing Countries
Seminar in Public Administration


History of Inter-American Relations
Natural Resources and World Development
Issues in Environmental Conservation


Ethics and Business
Ethics and Healthcare
Medical Ethics
Environmental Ethics
Social Justice
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Physical Sciences
Philosophical Issues in Biology
Philosophy of Law
Political Philosophy
Modernity Crisis
Contemporary Moral Problems

University Physics I
University Physics II
Mathematics for Physical Science
Introduction to Modern Physics
Engineering Mechanics
Analytical Mechanics
Physics Theory I
Physics Theory II
College Physics I
Introduction to Astronomy
Methods of Theoretical Physics
Quantum Theory
Electrical Systems
Biological Physics
Electricity and Magnetism I
Electricity and Magnetism II
Basic Electronics
Optics Laboratory
Atomic and Nuclear Physics I
Atomic and Nuclear Physics II
Atomic and Nuclear Physics Laboratory
Special Topics
Independent Study

Environmental Studies-
Introduction to Ecological Principles
Natural History of Metropolitan New York
Human Ecology
The Coastal Environment
Concepts and Practices of Environmental Education
American Environmental Politics and Policies
Global Environmental Politics and Policies
Pollution Analysis and Control
Aquatic Ecology
Resource Management
Environmental Geology
Environmental Geology Laboratory
Environment Studies Internship
Research in Environmental Studies
Environmental Analysis Senior Seminar

Economics and Finance-
Environmental Economics

Managing For Sustainability

Education for Grades 1-12
Foundations of Education
Learning and Development: Childhood
Learning and Development: Adolescence
Fields Work: Observation Analysis/ Creative Activities
Language Acquisition and Literacy
Language Arts and Social Studies
Methods of Teaching Mathematics
Methods of Teaching Science
Methods for Childhood Special Education
Language Acquisition and Literacy/ Adolescence
Methods for Secondary Education Math and Science
Methods Social Studies, English, Foreign Language
Technology and Society: School, Community, Workplace
Student Teaching and Seminar: Childhood Education
Student Teaching and Seminar: Adolescence
Student Teaching and Seminar: Childhood Special Education

Pharmaceutical Administration and Allied Health Sciences-
Introduction to Radiologic Science

Biology (College of Professional Studies)-
Ecological and Environmental Studies

Marketing(College of Professional Studies)-
Principles of Marketing
Fundamentals of Advertising and Sales Promotion

Management(College of Professional Studies)-
Introduction to Business
Principles of Management I
Industrial and Personnel Psychology
Small business Management
New Dimensions in Management
Introduction in International Business
Women in Management
Entrepreneurship (How to Start Your Own Business)
Organizational Management in the EU
European Union- International Business

Accounting (College of Professional Studies)-
Fundamentals of Accounting I
Fundamentals of Accounting II
Fundamentals of Accounting II (Non-Accounting Majors)
World Accounting

Business Management-
Accounting 121
Accounting 122

Economics (College of Professional Studies)-
Principles of Economics I
Principles of Economics II
Elementary Money and Banking
International Economics
Economic and Financial Institutions in Europe
Financial Institutions of the European Union
The Economics of the European Union

Computer Science, Mathematics and Science (College of Professional Studies)-
Ecological and Environmental Studies

Health Services Administration
Environmental Health Control

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