Apr 20, 2021  
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GEE 250 - Sustainable Solutions in the Developing World


An exploration of the fundamental principles and strategies necessary to implement sustainable service projects in the developing world.  Examines the social, cultural and ecological impacts of past humanitarian projects and develops an understanding of their influence on the human population and the environment.  Course content will be covered through lecture, discussions, case-studies and peer presentations.  Students will apply their skills to develop real-world solutions for the current UMaine Engineers Without Borders (UM-EWB) project.

General Education Requirements: Population and the Environment and Cultural Diversity and International Perspectives

Course Typically Offered: Not Regularly Offered

Credits: 3