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Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities (SRSC)

SRSC 510    Perspectives on Social Justice    3 Hours

A consideration of major perspectives concerning social justice issues.

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2016; fall 2017; fall 2018

SRSC 515    Utopias, Dystopias, & Intentional Communities    3 Hours

A study of fictional and historical utopias, dystopias, and intentional communities, with particular attention to environmental concerns.

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2016

SRSC 520    Community-based Research Methods    3 Hours

The study of methodologies that support community-based research and problem-solving..

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2016; fall 2017; fall 2018

SRSC 525    Place and the Problem of Healing    3 Hours

A study of place as it relates to environmental and human/animal suffering and healing.

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2016; spring 2018

SRSC 530    Social Policy    3 Hours

A study of the convergences and discontinuities between social justice and social policy using critical interdisciplinary theories.

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2016; summer 2017; spring 2018

SRSC 540    Community-Building for Sustainability    3 Hours

Research in a topic related to sustainable community-building.

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2016; spring 2017; spring 2018

SRSC 570    Special Topics in Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities    1-6 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

A detailed study of a specialized topic.

Prerequisite(s): permission of instructor

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Socl Resp/Sustain Communities (0448)

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2016; summer 2017

SRSC 579    Independent Study in Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities    1-3 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

Supervised individual study and/or field-based experience in a topic of particular relevance to the M.A. in Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities.

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

SRSC 590    Sustainability Symposium    3 Hours

Culminating residency requirement for students seeking the Master's in Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities. Includes group site evaluations and concluding symposium.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Socl Resp/Sustain Communities (0448)

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2016; spring 2017; spring 2018

SRSC 599    Thesis Research/Writing    1-6 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

For students pursuing the thesis option of the M.A. Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities. Note: Earned 21 hours in program required.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Socl Resp/Sustain Communities (0448)

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2016

SRSC 600    Maintaining Matriculation    1 Hour (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

For students needing to maintain matriculation.

Prerequisite(s): permission of instructor

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2017; fall 2017; fall 2018