Institution: John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
Instructor: Milena Popov
Description: Since the future of life on this planet now depends on us humans, this course provides an exciting opportunity to engage with the increasingly critical issues of the global ecological crisis that confront us in this era of climate change. Through field trips, films, theatrical performance, cutting-edge design and science projects, as well as readings, and discussions, this exciting interdisciplinary course examines the problems we cause and face, and, most importantly, explores possible solutions. Do you want to create a better future? Then become part of the solution by learning sustainability principles. The course fulfills the general education requirement in the World Cultures and Global Issues category of the Flexible Core, and serves as a gateway course to the new minor in Sustainability and Environmental Justice.
Timing: Online, year round, all four semesters.
Country: United States