ENVMT 1(1 unit)
Mondays 6:45-9:20pm, 8/22-9/26/2016
Exploration of environmental fields that are some of the fastest growing sectors
in the economy such as sustainable building, environmental policy and education, food, recycling, pollution reduction, green
business, energy ,transit, watershed protection, and environmental technologies. Career development strategies and discovery
of what is up-and-coming in emerging environmental fields.
ENVMT 5 (3 units)
Mondays & Wednesdays 2:00-4:30pm, 8/22-12/12/2016
of the symbolic, social, and cultural role of edible gardens in diverse cultures and the recognition of how ones own heritage
can be an asset as a gardener and designer: Field trips to Oakland gardens designed by people of different cultures, documenting
the cultural diversity of food and gardens through interviews and photography.
Sustainable Urban and Regional Planning
Robin Freeman, David Ralston
Survey of sustainable urban and regional planning: Overview of the problems and solutions of environmentally
and socially sustainable planning of cities, suburbs and rural areas; history, philosophies and theories of urban planning;
rural land use and planning strategies; and the regional approach to planning. Includes hands on projects in the community.
LANHT 28A (3 units)
Permaculture Design 1
Strategies and techniques of applied ecology/permaculture design and application for designing
livable human communities: Observation of natural patterns, gardening in urban settings, water and nutrient recycling in the
landscape, and an introduction to the Bay Area bioregion; emphasis on permaculture ethics and principles, soil fertility,
composting, and synergestic plant associations.