Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 56.29
Liaison Olivia Shehan
Submission Date Aug. 18, 2011
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Wellesley College
ER-7: Sustainability-Related Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.67 / 10.00 Patrick Willoughby
Sustainability Director
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The number of sustainability-related courses offered :

The total number of courses offered :

Number of years covered by the data:

A list of sustainability-related courses offered:

AFR 204 ‘‘Third World’’ Urbanization
AFR 306 Urban Development and the Underclass: Comparative Case Studies
ANTH 110 The Anthropology of Food (FYS)
ANTH 251 Cultures of Cancer
ANTH 299 Home and Away: Human Geography and the Cultural Dimensions of Space and Place
ANTH 314 Human Biology and Society
ARTH 175/BISC 175 First-Year Seminar: The Art and Science of Food in Italy,from the Renaissance to the Slow Food Movement (FYS)
ARTH 231 Architecture and Urbanism in North America
BISC 106 Environmental Biology with Lab (FYS)
BISC 301 Seminar: Topics in Plant Biology
ECON 319 Economics of Disease and Destruction
EDUC 215 Understanding and Improving Schools
EDUC 335 Seminar. Urban Education
EXTD 105 First-Year Seminar: The Nuclear Challenge
GEOS 230 Earth from Above
HIST 230 Seminar: The Hand that Feeds: A History of American Food
HIST 240 Cities in Modern Europe
PSYC 311 Seminar. Environmental Psychology
SOC 320 Technology, Society, and the Future
SOC 334 Consumer Culture
SOC 365/ENG 365 Images of the American City
WGST 240: U.S. Public Health: Theory and Practice
WGST 340: Global Health
WRIT 125 Hidden Worlds: Desert islands, Ghost Towns, Invisible Cities, and Writing About Place

The website URL where the sustainability course inventory that includes a list of sustainability-related courses is posted:
A copy of the sustainability course inventory:

For a list of the courses related directly to the Environmental Studies Program: http://www.wellesley.edu/EnvironmentalStudies/Curriculum/courses.html

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