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2017-2018 SDSM&T Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 SDSM&T Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CEE 425/525 Sustainable Engineering

Credits: (3-0) 3

This course will serve as an introduction to the emerging field of sustainable engineering, with focus on understanding interactions between industrial processes and the environment. Identification and implementation of strategies to reduce the environmental impacts of products and processes associated with industrial systems will be explored and evaluated using tools such as life cycle analyses and materials balances. The course will also explore appropriate sustainable technologies employed within both developing and first world countries.

Prerequisites: Junior standing.
Notes: Students enrolled in CEE 525 will be held to a higher standard than those enrolled in CEE 425. 

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