2 Bachelor of Arts Degrees in Sustainability Studies 2020
Those interested in pursuing an advanced degree in sustainability will learn about relevant topics, including the science and politics of climate change, development, poverty, and the social responsibility of larger corporations. Most programs are at least two years in length.
Environmental design forms the reality around people today. This is the exterior appearance of spaces and objects that surround us. Environmental designers create furnitu
"At the stage of organizing the space, the designer becomes even more important than the architect, because he sees the person in the environment, revives this environment" — Alexander Dzhikia, curator of the BA profile Environmental Design
Environmental design forms the reality around people today. This is the exterior appearance of spaces and objects that surround us. Environmental designers create furniture and interiors, urban environment and landscapes. This sphere as no other combines attitudes of conceptuality and utility. At the HSE ART AND DESIGN SCHOOL, environmental designers are taught both of them: students simultaneously create a comfortable environment and express complex thoughts by means of graphic communication. To learn environmental design means getting a chance to become a professional whose role in forming habitat is no less important than that of an engineer or an architect....
The Social Justice and Sustainability (S.J.S.) major builds on Franklin’s commitment to fostering a more just and sustainable world. A self-designed major, it aims to all
Plan and promote sustainable methodologies
The Social Justice and Sustainability (S.J.S.) major builds on Franklin’s commitment to fostering a more just and sustainable world. A self-designed major, it aims to allow students to explore key topics, theories, skills and applications at the intersections of social justice and sustainability. The S.J.S. program has the explicit goal of helping the next generation of leaders, public servants, and private citizens to understand and navigate the key issues facing our world today. It provides students with interdisciplinary and experiential learning opportunities that link theoretical approaches to practical applications. This major helps students think across disciplines, through explorations of theories, concepts, case studies, and issues in Social Justice and Sustainability. The major is designed to develop skills in areas such as conflict resolution, advocacy, policy design, analysis and implementation, sustainable business plans, and sustainability design, assessment, and communication. The major integrates the practical application of theoretical knowledge and skills in the form of fieldwork, service, internships, and academic travels. The major in Social Justice and Sustainability provides excellent preparation for a variety of careers in the public and private sectors. Potential future careers include possibilities in local and international agencies; with advocacy groups for human rights, environmental justice, welfare, or sustainability; in community organizations, in development and aid organizations, in governmental institutions, in think tanks, and in consulting firms. Graduates could work as crisis mediators, policy analysts, conflict resolution specialists, journalists, media producers, organizers or lobbyists. Depending on the focus chosen, this major is also...