Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Rob Andrejewski
Submission Date Feb. 15, 2016
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STARS v2.0

University of Richmond
AC-1: Academic Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Eugene Wu
Assistant Professor
Biology
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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 769 0
Number of sustainability courses offered 23 0
Number of courses offered that include sustainability 9 0

Number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that offer at least one sustainability course and/or course that includes sustainability (at any level):
16

Total number of academic departments (or the equivalent) that offer courses (at any level):
30

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:

An online form was sent to each department for completion. The Faculty Environmental Awareness Group reviewed all submissions and confirmed sustainability component and determined if the class was related to or focused on sustainability. Courses were checked against the course catalog by Office for Sustainability interns.

The courses listed include only calendar year 2015. We identified 65 courses via the survey, but only included 32 (23 focused, 9 related) that were taught in 2015.


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):

Each course was counted once, whether it was cross-listed, multiple offerings, or was taught more than once in 2015.


Which of the following course types were included in the inventory?:
Yes or No
Internships No
Practicums No
Independent study No
Special topics Yes
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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