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Spring Semester 2019
Sep 23, 2020
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ENER 33001 - Urban Climate Adaptation
This short course will introduce students to questions of local level adaptation to climate change, both in theory and practice. We will emphasize the ability of data at the local level to be brought to bear on questions of local adaptation, and in particular the role of adaptation efforts in social equity within a community. The class will culminate in a project that requires each student to return to their home town over Spring Break to introduce the Urban Adaptation Assessment to their mayor, town council, or sustainability team. The objective of the course will be to train students to be competent in demonstrating the ability of the tool to their home town civic leaders and emphasize the importance of climate adaptation as a political strategy to reduce local (or national) level vulnerability to climate stress.
1.000 Credit hours
1.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undeclared, All levels at the University:, Employee Non-Degree, Graduate Architecture, Graduate Business, Graduate Non-Degree, Graduate Business Non-Degree, Graduate, Holy Cross College, Law Doctorate, Law Non-Degree, Law, Non-matriculating, Pre-College, Parish Programs, St. Mary's College, Undergraduate Non-Degree, Undergraduate, Graduate Business, Graduate
Schedule Types: Class

Undergraduate Division
Cvl & Envmntl Engr & Earth Sci Department

Course Attributes:
ENST - Energy Studies

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Graduate Non-Degree
      Undergraduate
      St. Mary's College
      Undergraduate Non-Degree
      Employee Non-Degree
      Holy Cross College
Must be enrolled in one of the following Campuses:     
      Main

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