Workshop:  Green Studies: Foundations

Course ID - CTD0483

Short Title: Green Studies: A

(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey) 

Audience:   Faculty
Length of Workshop:    3 hours
Prerequisite None

Description: Foundations of Green Studies will provide a basis for the development of curriculum infused with ecological concepts. This workshop would be a suggested precursor to Green Studies 1. Content of the course will provide supporting evidence of the need for ecological perspectives across disciplines and rationales for "greening" curriculum, the role of educators and administrators in reinventing higher education, and adaptation of course goals and objectives.  

Please check the Catalog for other workshops in the Green Studies Series.

* Approved CT&D Workshop for Faculty Professional Development hours.


 As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Learn about the present human condition by reviewing current environment trends and ecological patterns
  • Develop concern for providing students with essential tools for ecological literacy by examining issues relevant to their future
  • Understand the relationship between environment and their disciplines through greening existing course objectives
  • Integrate principles of sustainability into curriculum because of realizing and identifying connections between humans and the natural world



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Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0483
Course Title: Green Studies: A
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

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Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

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