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PROJ_MGT 446: Systems Thinking for Sustainable Design

Quarter Offered

Winter : Th, 3:00-6:00 ; Michelle Halle Stern, Helen Kessler

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Systems thinking is required to create a sustainable future. With its many interacting systems, sustainable design is too complicated to be addressed in a linear fashion, as is typically the case. This course will explore holistic thought processes and focus on various nonlinear approaches to implement a sustainable design process. Included among the core discussions will be systems thinking, regenerative design principles, the integrative design process, and interdisciplinary practice.

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