Global and Local Sustainability Minor

Requirements (18 Credits)

  • IND/SUST 123 Introduction to Sustainable Communities (3) -CI; CT OR online course (minimum of 3 credits) approved by the Program Director
  • Select one (3 credits):

    • BIO302 Ecology (3)
    • ENS201 Introduction to Environmental Science (3)-CT
    • ENS304 Environmental Chemistry (3)
  • Select one (3 credits):

    • ECO201 Principles of Microeconomics (3)-CT
    • ECO202 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)-CT
    • ECO206 The Economics of Sustainable Development (3)-CT
    • ECO213 Economics of Inequality (3)-CT
    • ECO343 Global Economic Geography (3)-CR
  • Select one (3 credits): NOTE: History and Political Science department course offerings have changed course prefix/designation to the following: HP (formerly HG): History & Political Science courses; HST (formerly HIS): History courses; PSC (formerly GVT): Political Science courses.

    • HP/IND250 Introduction to Historic Preservation (3)-CI
    • HST230 Problems of the Third World (3) 
    • HST324 Global Environmental History (3)-CR
    • IND120 Introduction to Global Studies (3)-CI
    • PSC113 Introduction to American Politics (3)-CR  
    • PSC114 State & Local Government (3)-CR
    • PSC121 International Relations (3)-CI
    • PSC125 Introduction to Public Policy (3)-CT
    • PSC210 The Politics of Globalization (3)-CI
    • PSC231 Global Governance (3)-CI  
  • Select two (6 credits):

    • BIO/SUST304 Conservation Biology (3) - CI; CR; ME; WI 
    • ENS/SUST310 Global Water Issues (3) - CI; ILIT
    • HCS308 Environmental Health (3)
    • HCS335 Critical Issues in Global Health (3) - CI
    • IND/SUST322 Alternative and Renewable Energy Issues (3) - CI; CT
    • IND/SUST326 Green Buildings (3) - CI; CT
    • IND/SUST338 Food & Agriculture Issues (3) - CI
    • IND/SUST344 Sustainable Business Practices (3) - CI; ME
    • IND/SUST351 Urban Planning & Community Development (3) - CI; CR

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Wow! Did you know Daemen’s faculty members are active in their own education?

Natural Sciences Professor Brenda Young will be attending the Fulbright Academy of Science and Technology in Panama and presenting a paper on our sustainability efforts.

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