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Jul 17th 2017

This course introduces the academic approach of Sustainability and explores how today’s human societies can endure in the face of global change, ecosystem degradation and resource limitations. The course focuses on key knowledge areas of sustainability theory and practice, including population, ecosystems, global change, energy, agriculture, water, environmental economics and policy, ethics, and cultural history.

Average: 5.5 (6 votes)

Learn why cities are key in resolving global urbanization and sustainability challenges and how you can engineer tomorrow’s cities today. Did you know that cities take up less than 3% of the earth’s land surface, but more than 50% of the world’s population live in them? And, cities generate more than 70% of the global emissions? Large cities and their hinterlands (jointly called metropolitan regions) greatly contribute to global urbanization and sustainability challenges, yet are also key to resolving these same challenges.

Average: 3 (5 votes)
Feb 23rd 2016

The fourth course in a comprehensive series designed to prepare you for the AP Biology exam, focusing on ecology.

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May 11th 2015

Comment expliquer la baisse de la fécondité dans le monde dans une perspective socio-démographique ? Le cours, qui associe théories et études de cas concrets en Afrique en Asie et en Amérique latine, s’adresse aux étudiants, aux cadres des ONG travaillant dans les pays en développement, aux personnels du secteur public en charge des question de population dans ces pays.

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This survey course introduces students to the important & basic material on population growth, human fertility, the demographic transition & population policy.

Average: 6 (2 votes)
Nov 15th 2013

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the major social variables that affect population health.

Average: 8 (2 votes)