Sustainable Agroecology Certificate

Curriculum HRT.AGR.CERT (C401F)

Designed for learners who wish to gain an appreciation and practical skills to use sustainable practices that will positively influence the quality of natural ecosystems and human environment.

Upon successful completion of the Sustainable Agroecology certificate program, the student will be able to:

  • design and manage a sustainable urban food production system;
  • analyze social and political framework;
  • prepare solutions to address environmental issues caused by landscape practices; and
  • demonstrate and model landscape management practices to provide a healthier environment.

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

SAT 100

Principles of Agroecology

3

 

SAT 105

Urban Agriculture Issues

3

 

SAT 110

Natural Resource Management (Soils and Water)

3

 

 

 

9

Semester Two

 

SAT 130

Sustainable Plant Health Care

3

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BIS 205

Field Ecology

4

 

 

 

7

 

 

Total credits required

16

See SAT course descriptions.

Coordinator: Tom Elsey, Ext. 3550