SUST 2301: Sustainable Urban Gardens and Social Justice

3 hours; 3 credits

Introduction to the history and practice of urban gardening, farming and food production and connection to values of sustainability, resilience, social, environmental and climate justice; history and present case studies; hands-on work in a garden; examination of social and ecological sustainability of different types of urban agriculture systems.

Prerequisite: Sophomore, Junior or Senior standing or permission of the instructor.


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