UNO Course Descriptions
SUST 1000: Introduction to Sustainability
Introduction to Sustainability explores from multiple perspectives the interconnectedness of earth's physical, ecological, and human systems, and how to maintain and improve earth's resources and systems for current and future generations.
- Credits: 3
- General Education Area: Global Diversity & Social Science
- Prereq: none
SUST 4090: Special Topics in Sustainability
This is a variable credit lecture and/or laboratory course pertaining to a specific topic in sustainability and not available in the regular curriculum. May be repeated as topics change.
- Credits: 1-5
- Prereq: Junior or senior standing or permission of instructor. Other pre-requisites may apply: please consult with instructor of course.
SUST 4800: Internship in Sustainability
This course offers students an opportunity to experience sustainability studies through direct involvement in career-oriented sustainability organizations. The host organization must be approved in advance in consultation with the internship coordinator. This course may be repeated for a maximum of six credit hours.
- Credits: 1-6
- Prereq: Permission of instructor.
SUST 4900: Independent Study
Specially planned readings or independent research in a well-defined field within sustainability carried out under the supervision of a faculty member. As independent study courses are intended to enrich a student's regular academic program, they may not normally be taken as substitutes for scheduled classroom courses of the same nature. May be repeated, for credit, up to six hours, under a different topic.
- Credits: 1-3
- Prereq: Permission of instructor required.
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