Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.18
Liaison Kelli O'Day
Submission Date Sept. 13, 2013
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University of California, Davis
ER-6: Sustainability-Focused Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.94 / 10.00 Camille Kirk
Director of Sustainability and Campus Sustainability Planner
Office of Sustainability
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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:

• Agricultural and Resource Economics 15: Population, Environment and World Agriculture
• Agricultural and Resource Economics 121: Economics of Agricultural Sustainability
• Agricultural and Resource Economics 147: Resource and Environmental Policy Analysis
• Agricultural and Resource Economics 147M: Resource and Environmental Policy Analysis
• Agricultural and Resource Economics 175: Natural Resource Economics
• Agricultural and Resource Economics 176: Environmental Economics
• Agricultural and Resource Economics 277: Natural Resource Economics
• Agricultural Education 100: Concepts in Agricultural and Environmental Education
• Animal Science 112: Sustainable Animal Agriculture
• Animal Science 129: Environmental Stewardship in Animal Production Systems
• Anthropology 103: Indigenous Peoples and Natural Resource Conservation
• Applied Biological Systems Technology 165: Irrigation Practices for an Urban Environment
• Atmospheric Science 5: Global Climate Change
• Atmospheric Science 6: Fundamentals of Atmospheric Pollution
• Atmospheric Science 30: Issues in Atmospheric Science
• Atmospheric Science 116: Climate Change
• Biological Systems Engineering 115: Forest Engineering
• Biological Systems Engineering 135: Bioenvironmental Engineering
• Biological Systems Engineering 147: Runoff, Erosion and Water Quality Management in the Tahoe Basin
• Biological Systems Engineering 216: Energy Systems
• Biological Systems Engineering 218: Solar Thermal Engineering
• Biological Systems Engineering 243: Water Resource Planning and Management
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 123: Urban Systems and Sustainability
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 125: Building Energy Performance
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 126: Integrated Planning for Green Civil Systems
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 127: Integrated Design for Green Civil Systems
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 143: Green Engineering Design and Sustainability
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 162: Transportation Land Use Sustainable Design
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 163: Energy and Environmental Aspects of Transportation
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 244: Life Cycle Assessment
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 252: Sustainable Transportation Technology and Policy
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 267: Water Resources Management
• Civil and Environmental Engineering 270: Advanced Water Resources Management
• Community and Regional Development 20: Food Systems
• Community and Regional Development 149: Environmental Justice
• Design 127A: Sustainable Design
• Design 127B: Studio Practice in Sustainable Design
• Ecology 216: Ecology and Agriculture
• Ecology 217: Conservation and Sustainable Development in Third World Nations
• Ecology 222: Human Ecology of Agriculture
• Education 142: Introduction to Environmental Education
• Entomology 135: Introduction to Biological Control
• Entomology 230: Advanced Biological Control
• Environmental Horticulture 100: Urban Forestry
• Environmental Horticulture 150: Genetics and Plant Conservation: the Biodiversity Crisis
• Environmental Horticulture 160: Restoration Ecology
• Environmental Horticulture 160L: Restoration Ecology Lab
• Environmental Science and Management 8: Water Quality at Risk
• Environmental Science and Management 100: Principles of Hydrologic Science
• Environmental Science and Management 120: Global Environmental Interactions
• Environmental Science and Management 121: Water and Society
• Environmental Science and Management 131: Air as a Resource
• Environmental Science and Management 195: Environmental Issues
• Environmental Science and Policy 1: Environmental Analysis
• Environmental Science and Policy 10: Current Issues in the Environment
• Environmental Science and Policy 111: Marine Environmental Issues
• Environmental Science and Policy 161: Environmental Law
• Environmental Science and Policy 162: Workshop on Food System Environmental Policy
• Environmental Science and Policy 163: Energy and Environmental Aspects of Transportation
• Environmental Science and Policy 167: Energy Policy
• Environmental Science and Policy 173: Land Use and Growth Controls
• Environmental Science and Policy 179: Environmental Impact Assessment
• Environmental Science and Policy 191A: Workshop on Food System Sustainability
• Environmental Science and Policy 191B: Workshop on Food System Sustainability
• Environmental Science and Policy 198: The Education for Sustainable Living Program
• Evolution and Ecology 120: Global Change Ecology
• Geology 10: Modern and Ancient Global Environmental Change
• Geology 18: Energy and the Environment
• Geology 130: Non-Renewable Natural Resources
• Geology 134: Environmental Geology and Land Use Planning
• Geology 198: Geothermal Energy
• Geology 232: The Oceans and Climate Change
• History 109A: Global Environmental History
• Hydrology 10: Water, Power, and Society
• Hydrology 47: Watershed Processes and Water Quality in the Tahoe Basin
• Hydrology 141: Physical Hydrology
• Hydrology 142: Systems Hydrology
• Hydrology 143: Hydrological Processes in the Ecosystems
• Hydrology 144: Groundwater Hydrology
• Hydrology 146: Hydrology and Contaminant Transport
• Hydrology 182: Environmental Analysis Using GIS
• International Agricultural Development 160: Agroforestry: Global and Local Perspectives
• International Agricultural Development 162: Field Course in Tropical Ecology and Sustainable Agricultural Development
• International Agricultural Development 201: The Economics of Small Farms and Farming Systems
• International Agricultural Development 202N: Analysis and Determinants of Farming Systems
• International Agricultural Development 290: Agroecosystem Assessment
• Landscape Architecture 3: Sustainable Development: Theory and Practice
• Landscape Architecture 98: Field Guide to Sustainable Living in Davis
• Plant Sciences 1: Agriculture, Nature and Society
• Plant Sciences 12: Plants and Society
• Plant Sciences 15: Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture
• Plant Sciences 49: Organic Crop Production Practices
• Plant Sciences 101: Agriculture and the Environment
• Plant Sciences 105: Concepts in Pest Management
• Plant Sciences 130: Rangelands: Ecology, Conservation and Restoration
• Plant Sciences 142: Ecology of Crop Systems
• Plant Sciences 150: Sustainability and Agroecosystem Management
• Plant Sciences 163: Ecosystem and Landscape Ecology
• Plant Sciences 190: Seminar on Alternatives in Agriculture
• Political Science 107: Environmental Politics and Administration
• Political Science 207: Environmental Public Policy
• Science and Society 8: Water Quality at Risk
• Science and Society 9: Crisis in the Environment
• Science and Society 10: Water, Power, Society
• Science and Society 25: Global Climate Change: Convergence of Biological, Geophysical, and Social Sciences
• Science and Society 90A: Issues in Environmental and Resource Sciences
• Science and Society 90D: Saving Endangered Plant Species: Problems and Prospects
• Science and Society 90G: Science, Society and the Environment
• Sociology 160: Sociology of the Environment
• Soil Science 109: Sustainable Nutrient Management
• Soil Science 218: Soil Erosion and Conservation
• Technocultural Studies 198: The Internet as a Medium for Education about Science and Sustainability
• Transportation Technology and Policy 178A: D-Lab
• Transportation Technology and Policy 289B: The Economics of Energy Efficiency

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