ENVR E-598A Consulting for Sustainability and Development Practice Precapstone Tutorial

This tutorial helps students develop an academically strong capstone proposal. It is mandatory for candidates in the Master of Liberal Arts, sustainability or development practicewho wish to register for ENVR E-599a in the 2020 spring term. The tutorial begins with a mandatory webinar and covers critical issues in designing a Sustainability Action Plan (SAP) or Development Plan (DP).

Note: This noncredit tutorial involves in-person, e-mail, and/or phone or web conference one-on-one advising sessions with the instructor with the goal of producing an approved capstone proposal by the end of the semester.

Prerequisites: Students must be in their penultimate semester as candidates in the Master of Liberal Arts, sustainability or development practice. They must be in good academic standing and in the process of completing all the requirements except the capstone. Students submit the pre-proposal to between July 18 and August 1. Students who do not meet these requirements are dropped from the course. To obtain pre-proposal instructions, visit the capstone website.


William O'Brien




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Environmental Science and Public Policy

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