This is a content oriented language course that investigates current topic under discussion across Russian culture and media.
Note: ALL Summer 2020 courses are offered as virtual courses.
SLS Affiliated Courses span all six Colleges. These courses teach students about "creating sustainable communities" from the perspective of their specific disciplines or course topics. They align with one or more parts of SLS' approach to creating sustainable communities. To Search By Faculty Member: Type in the faculty member's name in the search bar at the top right-hand corner of this page to see their courses and their involvement with SLS. Interested in taking a course in the new Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design? Select that as a search criteria in the drop-down menu under Program.
SLS Affiliated Courses span all six Colleges. These courses teach students about "creating sustainable communities" from the perspective of their specific disciplines or course topics. They align with one or more parts of SLS' approach to creating sustainable communities.
To Search By Faculty Member: Type in the faculty member's name in the search bar at the top right-hand corner of this page to see their courses and their involvement with SLS.
Interested in taking a course in the new Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design? Select that as a search criteria in the drop-down menu under Program.
Advanced Russian: Mediating Russian Culture
Architecture & Ecology
Art/Work in Atlanta
If you feel like you sometimes see the world differently than your friends, family, and classmates, you might just be a documentary filmmaker. This course gives you a framework for trying to put your vision on film. It won't be as hard as you think--it will actually be a lot of fun.
Atlanta in the 1960s
Students will not only learn about the ethical dilemmas in our community, but develop measures and actions to alleviate such. They could make a lasting impact on the community and learn the values of life long service.
LMC 3403 Bussiness Communication is a course dedicated to finding innovative and synergistic approaches to the community through a multiplicity of communicative practices.
Capstone Design is an interdisciplinary civil and environmental design experience. Students form teams of 3 – 5 people, and these teams function as “companies” that provide consulting services to a selected sponsor on a specific design project.
Civil Engineering Systems
NOTE: Summer sections are only offered as part of the study abroad program, Sustainable Development and Climate Change: A Multidisciplinary
Clinical Observation Design Experience
Clinical Observation Design Experience provides students with an opportunity to identify and solve problems in active area emergency departments.
BC6025 Construction Management is a required course for all Building Construction master students in the Program management and construction management track, and also one of the required electives for students in the facility management track.
Construction Management and Megaprojects
“Restore and improve urban infrastructure” is one of the 14 grand challenges for engineering in the 21st century, according to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).
Documentaries help shed light on significant topics, and challenge their audiences to act on relevant issues of the day.
NOTE: The Summer 2020 course will be offered online only.
Ecology is a flipped course where students work on applied problems, including those associated with climate change, invasive species, overexploitation etc.
Ecology Lab covers basic ecological phenomenon using urban ecological settings as the backdrop. As a class, we visit areas in the metro-Atlanta community to understand human-environment interactions within our ecosystem.
Economics of the Environment
Is economic growth incompatible with environmental quality? This course discusses how human social and economic behavior impacts and is impacted by the environment.
Educational Applications of New Media
This course asks how selected educational theories can inform tangible media design to support informed action on environmental challenges. We will ask how to use such approaches to support creativity, engagement, and education on issues such as pollution, waste, and recycling.
Energy, Efficiency, and Sustainability
This course addresses energy and environmental assessment from a systems perspective.
Energy, Environment, and Society
The quest for a sustainable energy future involves balancing a series of oftentimes competing goals.
English Service Learning for Sustainable Futures
This English language course will develop spoken and written language skills through the theme of sustainable cities. We will examine environmental and technological issues in sustainability for Atlanta and students’ home country cities.
Environmental Justice in Global Literature and Media
Environmental Monitoring and Impact Assessment
The course emphasizes the regulatory aspects of environmental analysis as well as analytical techniques employed in environmental impact assessment.
Food Literacy of Atlanta
Foundations of Sustainable Systems
How can we accelerate progress towards a more sustainable world? How do we create sustainable systems for the 21st century?