Ecological Planning and Design Minor

Temple University

Date Posted: June 29, 2018
Submitted by: Jade Chalkley
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Minor


The Minor in Ecological Planning and Design offers all Temple University undergraduate students the opportunity to deepen their understanding of the concept of ecological planning and design. The minor enhances students' understanding of the impact of development on natural resources and processes while gaining an appreciation of ecologically-sensitive design and development. Students will develop leadership and decision making skills relevant to ensuring that design and development takes into consideration ecological, social, political, economic, and governance factors. This minor prepares students for lifelong contributions to the sustainability of the communities in which they live and work.

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