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Earth Literacy and Sustainability I


DS 1153 - Earth Literacy and Sustainability I- Inter-disciplinary Course

Awarding 3 College Credits, transferable, part of the 24 hour elective block.
Course Specifics and Competencies

Students, interested in earning 3 undergraduate elective credits
while learning about the Universe, Earth and your place in it?
Earth Literacy and Sustainability 1 offers students an opportunity to explore the interrelationship between biodiversity and ecosystems, climate and energy, food systems, and culture systems.
Through lectures, presentations, projects, guest presenters and field experiences, students learn principles of Earth Literacy and sustainability and identify current issues in Earth ethics, and demonstrate an understanding of individual responsibility in contributing to a sustainable world. Students participate in a learning community of peers and faculty interested in exploring viable options and ethics for our future on Earth. Register at your campus with the appropriate reference number.

 Spring 2018 (2183) , IDS 1153 will be offered at Kendall campus:
  Kendall -Blended- (and on-line)
Class # 6327
    Tuesday/Thursday from 12:40 - 1:55 pm

Narrow Ridge Earth Literacy Center Frequently Asked Questions
Course Specifics and Competencies  

For more information, please contact
Colleen Ahern-Hettich, EEI Director,  at 305-237-3796,

Kendall Campus - call EEI Program Professional Netiva Kolitz at 305-237-2247


Opportunities for
Student Engagement -

Water Clock Project - Kendal


 Chandra links pulsar to historic supernova 


Earth Ethics Institute • An Earth Literacy Resource Center Serving MDC Administrators, Faculty, Staff,  and Students, as well as the South Florida Community
Miami Dade College • 300 N.E. 2nd Avenue, Room 3506-11, Miami, FL 33132-2204 • t: 305-237-3796 • f: 305-237-7724