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 2015; fall 2016; fall 2017

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 and training in community-based participatory action research across different disciplines, focusing on shared perspectives that apply sustainable, community-based problem solving.
Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2015; fall 2016; fall 2017

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

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 2015; spring 2016; summer 2017

SRSC 540   Community-Building for Sustainability    3 Hours

Direct participation and research in a topic related to sustainable community-building
Prerequisite(s): SRSC 510, SRSC 520.
Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2015; spring 2016; spring 2017

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

A detailed study of a specialized topic for students in the master's program in Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities.
Prerequisite(s): Admission to the master's program in Social Responsibility & Sustainable communities or permission of the instructor.
Recent Term(s) Offered: summer 2015; fall 2015; 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.
Prerequisite(s): Permission of the instructor and the SRSC advisor.
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.
Prerequisite(s): SRSC 510, SRSC 520, SRSC 540, ECON 530, and LEAD 500.
Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2015; spring 2016; spring 2017

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

For students pursuing the thesis option of the Master's in Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities.
Prerequisite(s): SRSC 520 and 21 earned hours in the program.
Grade Mode: Pass/Fail
Recent Term(s) Offered: summer 2015; fall 2015; fall 2016; fall 2017

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

For students needing to maintain matriculation.
Prerequisite(s): Permission of instructor.
Grade Mode: Non-graded
Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2017; fall 2017