Environment

Across all seven schools, Stanford has a valid portfolio of courses relevant to social entrepreneurship.

Project-based courses: where you can work on your social venture idea.

Lecture-based, skills and framework courses: to develop basic skills necessary to launch and grow an organization, or to help with funding a social venture or supporting social entrepreneurship in other ways.

Lecture-based, field overview courses: to get a broader landscape view of a particular domain or approach to social impact

 

The listed environment courses include context-setting courses that cover trends, opportunities, challenges, policy, and key players.

 

course & name

project-based

skills for social impact

context & process of change

Environmental Decision-Making and Risk Perception (ENVRES 240)

Not Offered This Year

    X

Innovation in Water Sector (CEE 279W)

Not Offered This Year

  X X

Innovative Transportation Systems (ENVRES 255)

Not Offered This Year

    X

The Changing Electricity Resource Mix: The Rise of Distributed Solar, Storage, and Demand Response (ENVRES 265)

Not Offered This Year

    X

Advanced Topics in Water, Health, and Development (CEE 374W)

Autumn, Winter, Spring, Summer

    X

Current Topics in Sustainable Engineering (CEE 177X)

Winter

    X

Energy Markets and Policy (GSBGEN 336)

Winter

    X

Engineering and Climate Change (EE 292H)

Autumn

    X

Modern Fossil Fuel Extraction (LAW 432)

Winter

    X

Project-Based Engineering Design, Innovation, and Development (ME 310C)

Spring

    X

Providing Safe Water for the Developing and Developed World (CEE 174A)

Autumn

X   X

Renewable Energy Infrastructure (CEE 217)

Winter

    X

Sustainable Development Studio (CEE 124/224A)

Autumn, Winter, Spring, Summer

X    

Sustainable Energy for 9 Billion (ENERGY 104)

Spring

    X

Sustainable Energy: Business Opportunities and Public Policy (GSBGEN 332)

Autumn

    X

Sustainable Water Resources Development (CEE 265A)

Spring

X    

The Energy Seminar (ENERGY 301/ CEE 301)

Autumn, Winter, Spring

    X

Understanding Energy (CEE 207A/CEE 173A, EARTHSYS 103)

Autumn, Spring

X X  

Water and Sanitation in Developing Countries (CEE 265D)

Spring

    X

Cleantech: Business Fundamentals and Public Policy (GSBGEN 532)

 

    X

Environmental Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEE 175S)

Summer

  X X
 

Last updated on September 23, 2014. All courses are subject to change. Check with Stanford Explore Courses for the latest information. Consult with your department for credit and degree information.