Class Dates
08/21/2023 to 12/08/2023
Delivered By
Online Asynchronous
Online Synchronous
Barbara Anderson
Meeting Times
Meets M, 05:30 p.m. - 06:20 p.m.
Meeting Location
Distance Education

Problem Solving for a Sustainable World

IDFS 670 - Class Number: 16318


Study of problem solving approaches with application to personal action, social systems, and the ecology of the planet from a human ecology perspective. The course will emphasize developing solutions to problems through the application of problem solving methods and thinking skills.  Systems thinking, design thinking, critical thinking, and creative thinking will be employed as means to solve challenges to human wellbeing.


  • Instructor Barbara Anderson's permission is required after 08/28/2023.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access

Enrollment Dates
03/20/2023 to 08/21/2023
Enrollment Limit

Credit/Tuition Options

Credit Option Hours

Enrollments received on or after the first day of class may be assessed a $65 special handling fee.

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