ENG 177: Sustainability

In this course, students will learn about theories of sustainability and contextual engineering.


Course Description

In this course, we will learn about issues related to sustainability and sustainable practices, both in engineering and in our personal lives. You will apply these sustainability practices to an engineering process or product.


Student Experiences

“No matter what kind of engineer you are, you’re going to need to have some sort of background in sustainability.”


“Right now, new things aren’t being made less sustainably. People are trending in the direction of being more environmentally conscious.”


“[The course helps you] be aware all the things we do in our daily lives that [affect the environment].”