Tools for Urban Environmental Management

Schools of Public Engagement: International Affairs

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students

Tools: Urban Environmental Mgt

Fall 2021

Taught By: Juan Gonzalez

Section: A

CRN: 12261

Credits: 3

This graduate class provides an introduction to the challenges of environmental management in cities and to the available tools which are used in this field. These challenges include air, water, and industrial pollution, management of energy, solid waste, and public space, and the consequences of the built environment and infrastructural projects. The tools to be included in the course include Geographic Information Systems for environmental management, environmental indicators and monitoring, ecological mapping, green audits of buildings, and financing measures to cover investment, maintenance, and operations costs. The course will also focus on community involvement in environmental management. The class can be used in the Graduate Programs in International Affairs specifically as an elective in the Cities and Social Justice concentration of the MA program, or for the Urban Design Critical Tools and Analysis module for the MS program, however, it is also open to graduate students in other New School programs.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: International Affairs (NINT)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: September 13, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 21, 2021 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 6:36am 10/22/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 1:55pm - 3:45pm

Building: Online Course

Room: 999

Date Range: 9/2/2021 - 12/16/2021