SUSTAINABILITY CAPSTONE
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
32017
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
8/27/2021 - 12/18/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
Letter Grade
Description
Building upon students' previous experience and skills, this course will focus on enabling interdisciplinary student teams to synthesize comprehensive solutions to complex real-world Sustainability challenges. This is a project-based course. Project topics will be developed in consultation with instructors and sustainability stakeholders. Innovative solutions will require the application of critical thinking and collaboration to resolve. By the end of the course the students will have a deeper understanding of 1) the multi-faceted nature of Sustainability solutions 2) approaches to problem solving across fields and 3) how to communicate sustainable solutions and concepts in an interdisciplinary team environment.
This course serves as a capstone course for the Sustainability certificate and M.S. in a Sustainable Engineering degree and is a required course for these two programs.
Class Attributes
Capstone Course
Civic Learning + Engagement
MCSI - Sustainability Focused
Class Details
Instructor(s)
David Sanchez
Meets
TuTh 4:00PM - 5:15PM
Meeting Dates
08/27/2021 - 12/18/2021
Room
363 Cathedral of Learning
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
12
Seats Open
28
Combined Section Capacity
40
Unrestricted Seats
0
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
20
Combined Section
SUSTAINABILITY CAPSTONE
ENGR 1907 - 1080 (32017)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 11
Wait List Total: 0
SUSTAINABILITY CAPSTONE
ENGR 2007 - 1080 (32018)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 1
Wait List Total: 0