Fall 2024  |  ESPM 5245 Section 001: Sustainable Land Use Planning and Policy (21487)

Class Component:
3 Credits
Grading Basis:
A-F or Audit
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person
Enrollment Requirements:
Graduate Student
Meets With:
ESPM 3245 Section 001
Times and Locations:
Regular Academic Session
09/03/2024 - 12/11/2024
Tue, Thu 08:45AM - 10:00AM
UMTC, St Paul
Biological Sciences Center 64
Enrollment Status:
Open (6 of 20 seats filled)
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Planning theories, concepts, and constructs. Policies, processes, and tools for sustainable land use planning. Scientific/technical literature related to land use planning. Skills needed to participate in sustainable land use planning.
Class Notes:
Students are required to meet once every two weeks from 7:30 am to 8:30 am prior to the regularly scheduled class.
Class Description:
This course is designed to develop and refine student understanding of the principles, science and practice of sustainable land use planning and policy. Specifically, in the course students will (1) analyze interactions between the "three pillars of sustainability" in environmental planning and policy: ecology, economics, and equity, (2) identify and critically examine land use planning principles, processes and outcomes using planning case studies across the U.S., and (3) collaborate in teams on a planning sustainability assessment project. The course examines planning across local, state and federal levels at watershed, ecosystem, and landscape scales.
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
18 April 2012

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