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SUST 201 - Introduction to Sustainable Community Development

This course builds an understanding of strengths and weaknesses of conventional approaches to development, and the rationale for alternative approaches.  We will study the varying interpretations of community and development and learn what is essential for creating local economic development strategies.  Sustainable Community Development will be introduced as a framework to meet current social and economic needs while ensuring adequate resources are available for future generations.

Credits 
3.0
Transfer Credits 
Please refer to the BC Transfer Guide. www.bctransferguide.ca
Prerequisites 

English 12 or equivalent 

Textbooks and Supplies 

Toward Sustainable Communities: Resources for Citizens and Their Communities,” (revised edition) by Mark Roseland

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