Minor in Sustainable Community Development

The Sustainable Community Development minor prepares students to be create a more socially and environmentally balanced world through both design and planning.  Our courses provide both theoretical knowledge and professional skills in the cultural and ecological aspects of the built environment.  The minor requires 5 courses selected from core classes within the Sustainable Community Development curriculum.  The five courses for the Sustainable Community Development minor can be selected from the following classes, several of which are available as on-line courses during the summer:

SUSTCOMM 140       Awareness of the Visual Environment

SUSTCOMM 125       Global Cities and Global Issues

SUSTCOMM 195C    Transforming Your World:  Introduction to Community Engagement

SUSTCOMM 205       Dynamics of Human Habitation

SUSTCOMM 297L    Visual Communication:  Design Principles and Digital Skills

SUSTCOMM 335       Plants in the Landscape

SUSTCOMM 543       Landscape Architecture History I

SUSTCOMM 544       Landscape Architecture History II

SUSTCOMM 574       City Planning

SUSTCOMM 577       Urban Policies

SUSTCOMM 591B     Sustainable Cities

LANDARCH 547/L      Landscape Pattern and Process + Lab


Additional classes in SUSTCOMM, LANDARCH, or REGIONPL may count toward the minor with prior approval of the Undergraduate Program Director.

All coursework for the minor must be completed with a grade of C- or better.