EMPA 322

Resilience, Livability, and Sustainability

4 Unit(s)

This course examines the critical environmental problems and formulates creative solutions associated with the urbanization of cities and regions. In this course, students will discuss and debate policies on disaster preparedness, sustainable ecosystems, recycling, waste management, urban resilience, and funding adequacy. Then, students will determine if past and present approaches are still relevant.  If not, students will craft innovative but practical strategies to address them.