Global Perspectives on Sustainability

(19 semester hours)


This interdisciplinary minor introduces students to the foundations of environmental sustainability and its complexities, with an emphasis on the approaches taken by people living under different geographic and economic conditions. Of special importance in this minor is increasing student understanding of the issues and problems faced by the majority of global citizens who live in less industrial or less economically developed parts of the world.


A minimum 2.25 g.p.a. is required for all courses in this minor. Courses must be taken for a grade (not credit/no-credit). Students planning to take this minor should consult with one of the advisers below.


Institute for the Environment and Sustainability
Jonathan Levy
118 Shideler Hall
Oxford, OH 45056