Para inscribirse en unas Summer Sessions en UCLA, debes seleccionar 2 cursos de Summer Sessions. A continuación puedes ver todos los cursos del área Environment, contenido y horario.
1.- Ver en qué sesión (fechas y duración) se imparte cada uno de los cursos de esta área.
2.- Cuando sepas los cursos que más te interesan comprueba el horario para que no se solapen entre ellos.
DURACIÓN FECHAS SESSION
6 semanas Junio 25 – Agosto 3 Session A
6 semanas Agosto 6 – Septiembre 14 Session C
8 semanas Junio 25 – Agosto 17 Session A
10 semanas Junio 25 – Agosto 31 Session A
REQUISITOS: Nivel Avanzado, TOEFL 79iBT, CAE, IELTS 6.5
Cursos de Environment:
|Environment||nº de creditos||duración en semanas||Sesión|
|Sustainability and Environment||4||6||A|
|Environmentalism: Past, Present and Future||4||6||A|
|Introduction to Sustainable Architecture and Community Planning||4||6||A|
|Global Environment and World Politics||4||6||A|
INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION FEE: 700 €
|TIPO DE ALOJAMIENTO||DURACIÓN||FECHAS||PRECIO|
|Campus Media P.||6 semanas.||Jun 24 - Ago 3// Ago 6 - Sep 14||2.385,00 €|
|Apartamento S.C.||8 semanas.||Jun 24 - Ago 17||3.130,00 €|
|Apartamento S.C.||10 semanas||Jun 24 - Ago 31||3.880,00 €|
Sustainability and Environment
Lu, Mie 10:45A 12:35P
Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Introduction to sustainability with emphasis on environmental component, including Earth's physical, chemical, and biological processes as related to resource demands and management. Examination of application of scientific method in helping to understand and solve sustainability problems. Case studies illustrating how natural and social scientists work on environmental sustainability issues. Focus on global climate change, biodiversity, pollution, and water and energy resources presented in context of creating sustainable human society that is environmentally sound, economically viable, and socially just and equitable. Letter grading.
Environmentalism: Past, Present and Future
Ma, Jue 10:45A 12:50P
Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Exploration of history and origin of major environmental ideas, movements or countermovements they spawned, and new and changing nature of modern environmentalism. Introduction to early ideas of environment, how rise of modern sciences reshaped environmental thought, and how this was later transformed by 19th-century ideas and rise of American conservation movements. Review of politics of American environmental thought and contemporary environmental questions as they relate to broader set of questions about nature of development, sustainability, and equity in environmental debate. Exploration of issues in broad context, including global climate change, rise of pandemics, deforestation, and environmental justice impacts of war. Letter grading.
Ma, Jue 10:00A 12:05P
Lecture, three hours. Requisites: Economics 41 or Statistics 12 or 13, and Economics 101 (may be waived with consent of instructor). Introduction to major ideas in natural resources and environmental economics, with emphasis on designing incentives to protect environment. Highlights important role of using empirical data to test hypotheses about pollution's causes and consequences. P/NP or letter grading.
Introduction to Sustainable Architecture and Community Planning
Ma 4:00P 8:10P
Lecture, three hours. Relationship of built environment to natural environment through whole systems approach, with focus on sustainable design of buildings and planning of communities. Emphasis on energy efficiency, renewable energy, and appropriate use of resources, including materials, water, and land. Letter grading.
Global Environment and World Politics
Lu, Mie 3:15P 5:20P
Lecture, three or four hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Recommended requisite: Political Science 20. Politics and policy of major global environmental issues such as climate change, integrating law, policy, and political science perspectives. P/NP or letter grading.
Lu, Mie 9:00A 11:05A
Lecture, three hours; reading period, one hour. Designed for juniors/seniors. Examination of natural forces producing environmental changes over past two million years. How present landscape reflects past conditions. Effects of environmental change on people. Increasing importance of human activity in environmental modification. Focus on impact of natural and anthropogenic changes on forests. P/NP or letter grading.