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2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENVE 423 - Appropriate Technologies for Humanitarian and Environmental Service

(3 credits)
An overview of the appropriate technologies applied for acute (disaster response) and chronic (deforestation, inadequate sanitation, unsafe drinking water, etc.) issues in the developing world. To include a holistic group design project in conjunction with HIST 423 that applies aspects of history, engineering, sociology, political science, economics and ethics to address a real problem in a region in need. Two or three lecture-recitation periods plus one flexible project work period. Requisite: Senior or Junior standing. Corequisite: HIST 423. Spring.