Environmental Planning and Sustainable Development

Environmental Planning and Sustainable DevelopmentA collection of readings, videos and weblinks on the history of environmental planning and the theoretical basis of ecological urbanism were created. Practical case studies were made directly available to students, in addition to topic research, analyses, and the opportunity to retain course materials, conversations and resources for future iterations.

Teaching Challenge:

The goal of this course was to provide an introduction to the ideas and information necessary to integrate environmental viability and sustainable development with other primary concerns of urban planners, namely, equity, healthy communities and economic development.