Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 68.77
Liaison Marianne Martin
Submission Date Nov. 9, 2010
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University of Colorado Boulder
ER-6: Sustainability-Focused Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.93 / 10.00 Dave Newport
Environmental Center
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The number of sustainability-focused courses offered :

The total number of courses offered :

Number of years covered by the data:

A list of sustainability-focused courses offered:

ANTH 4020/5020 Anthropology of Energy
ANTH 4224/5224 Archaeology of the Maya And Their Neighbors
ANTH 7000 Current Research Topics in Cultural Anthropology
ATOC 4800 Policy Implications of Climate Controversies
ATOC 5000 Critical Issues in Climate and the Environment
BADM 4010 Sustainable Resort Tourism
BADM/OPIM 6930 Assessing Sustainable Energy Technologies
BADM/OPIM 6930 Commercializing Sustainable Energy Technologies
BAKR 1500 Colorado: History, Ecology, and Environment
BAKR 1600 Creating A Sustainable Future.
BCOR 3010 Business Applications of Social Responsibility
CHEN 4838-001 Energy Fundamentals: Global and Future Perspectives
COMM 4600 Collaborative Decision Making
CVEN 4434/5434 Environmental Engineering Design
CVEN 4700/5700 Sustainability and the Built Environment
CVEN 5020 Building Energy Audits
CVEN 5514 Bioremediation
CVEN 4830/5830-002 Sustainable Building Design
EBIO 4180 Ecological Perspectives on Global Change
EBIO 4800 Ecosystem Management
ECEN 2060 Renewable Sources and Efficient Electrical Energy Systems
ECON 3535/4535 Natural Resource Economics
ECON 4555 Transportation Economics
CVEN 5393/ECON 6555 Water Resources Development and Management
ENVD 4035 Solar and Sustainable Design
ENVS 3001 Sustainable Solutions Consulting
ENVS 3003 Race, Class, and Pollution Politics
ENVS 3020 Advanced Writing in Environmental Studies 
ENVS 3040 Conservation Biology
ENVS 3621 Energy Policy and Society
ENVS 4100 Topics in Environmental Policy
ENVS 5100 Energy Policy Research Seminar
ENVS 5810 Water Resources and Environmental Sustainability
ENVS 5820 Renewable Energy Policy
ENVS 5830 Critical Issues in Climate and the Environment
ENVS/EBIO 3040 Conservation Biology
ENVS/PHYS 3070 Energy and the Environment
ENVS/SOCY 4027 Inequality, Democracy, and the Environment
ENVS/SOCY 6007 Foundations of Environmental Sociology
FARR 2820 Future of the Spaceship Earth
GEOG 4371 Forest Geography Principles & Dynamics
GEOG 4430 Seminar: Conservation Trends
GEOG 4812 Environment and Development in South America
GEOG 5762 Sustainable Development: Theory and Classic Issues
GEOG 5772 Sustainable Development: Institutions and Policy
GEOG 5782 Sustainable Development: Critique
HONR 4000 Sustainable Energy
HUEN 2210- Engineering, Science, and Society
INVS 3402 Implementing Social and Environmental Change
JOUR 4822/5822 Reporting on the Environment
LAWS 6002 Public Land Law
LAWS 6302 Water Law
LAWS 6502 Wildlife and the Law
LAWS 6510 International Environmental Law
LAWS 6712 Climate Change Law and Policy
LAWS 7132 Energy Insecurity and Sustainable Energy
LAWS 7202 Environmental Law
LAWS 7209 Natural Resources Litigation Clinic
LAWS 7515 Poverty Law
LAWS/ENVS 6112 Foundations of Natural Resources Law and Policy
MATH 2380 Mathematics for the Environment
MBAX 6130 Sustainable Business Ventures
MBAX 6825 Sustainable Business
MCEN 4141 Indoor Air Pollution
MCEN 4228-005 Wind Energy
MCEN 4228/5228 Energy Conversion and Storage
MGMT 4080 Sustainable Operations
OPIM 4075 Sustainable Operations
PHIL 2140 Environmental Justice
PHIL 5240 Seminar in Environmental Philosophy
PHIL/ENVS 3140 Environmental Ethics
PSCI 3064 Environmental Political Theory
PSCI 3206 The Environment and Public Policy.
SEWL 2000 America, the Environment, and the Global Economy
SOCY 2077 Environment and Society
SOCY 4007 Global Human Ecology
SOCY 6017 Inequality, Democracy, and the Environment
WRTG 1150 First-Year Writing and Rhetoric
WRTG 3020 Topics in Writing

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Subtracted the 125 continuing ed courses reported in PAE-21 from the 2,784 total courses offered as reported by IR.

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