Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 52.81
Liaison Chad King
Submission Date Feb. 26, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Denver
AC-1: Academic Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 12.71 / 14.00 Chad King
Sustainability Coordinator
Sustainbility
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Figures required to calculate the percentage of courses with sustainability content::
Undergraduate Graduate
Total number of courses offered by the institution 1,331 1,388
Number of sustainability courses offered 72 125
Number of courses offered that include sustainability 167 160

Number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that offer at least one sustainability course and/or course that includes sustainability (at any level):
48

Total number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that offer courses (at any level):
64
+ Date Revised: March 21, 2016

Number of years covered by the data:
One

A copy of the institution’s inventory of its course offerings with sustainability content (and course descriptions):
An inventory of the institution's course offerings with sustainability content (and course descriptions):
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The website URL where the inventory of course offerings with sustainability content is publicly available:
A brief description of the methodology the institution followed to complete the course inventory:

In the spring of 2014, staff of the Center for Sustainability conducted an audit of the University Course Bulletin, listing all courses that appeared to be sustainability focused, or contain sustainability content from the course descriptions. This course list was then shared with all Associate Deans to share with their faculty. Faculty in each unit were tasked with reviewing the course list and submitting edits and additions.


How did the institution count courses with multiple offerings or sections in the inventory?:
Each course was counted as a single course regardless of the number of offerings or sections

A brief description of how courses with multiple offerings or sections were counted (if different from the options outlined above):
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Which of the following course types were included in the inventory?:
Yes or No
Internships No
Practicums No
Independent study No
Special topics No
Thesis/dissertation No
Clinical No
Physical education No
Performance arts No

Does the institution designate sustainability courses in its catalog of course offerings?:
No

Does the institution designate sustainability courses on student transcripts?:
No

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