SUST Sustainability

SUST   3500   Sustainability Research Methods

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

The process of research will be studied from the scientific method. Students practice reading scientific literature and discuss commonly employed methods of data analysis. Skills to be covered include literature and scientific writing, scientific ethics, report writing, and presentation skills. Additional topics to be covered include career options and resume/interviewing skills.

SUST   4730   Practicum in Environmental Sustainability

3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A practicum for the completion of the Concentration in Environmental Sustainability. Students will work with a faculty mentor to develop and implement sustainability projects in their field of expertise on campus or in the community. Projects will be presented to the public at the end of the semester in a Sustainability Symposium. The course is offered through the Center for Sustainability at Georgia Southern.

SUST   4900   Sustainability Research

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   3-9 Lab Hours.

An independent research experience in which a student will investigate a research problem under the direction of a faculty member.

Prerequisite(s): Permission of instructor required.