School of Sustainability, Arizona State University
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Sustainable World: An Introductory Course for Sustainability Majors & Minors at a Large University part of Curriculum for the Bioregion:Courses
Arizona State University is on the semester system. The course is lecture- and discussion-based with a 1.5 hour lecture each week taught by the professor for 65 - 70 students and a 1.5 hour 'breakout session' each week taught by a TA with 20 - 30 students. The course is housed in the School of Sustainability, established in 2007 and the first of its kind in the United States. It is an introduction to sustainability focused on human-nature interactions and the problem-solving methods of sustainability science.