MNN 502: Earth Systems in Organizations

2012-08-10 -

Optional Learning Journey Dates Added.

Synonym:

86363 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Pauline Chandler

Credits:

3

Seats:

20

Semester:

Fall 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 9/15 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sat 10/6 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sat 10/27 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sat 11/17 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Sat 12/15 (8:30AM-5:29PM)
Mon 9/24 - 9/25 (8:30AM-5:29PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Natural Systems

Prerequisite: Intro to Sustainability
This course employs a systems approach to understanding the intersections of business and earth systems, also known as the evolutionary corporation. The Earth systems of atmosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere, lithosphere, and pedosphere are analyzed through field trips to local organizations, readings, and discussions. students’ work closely with one organization to research and problem solve an organization’s earth system challenge.

*Optional Learning Journey