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Class information

ID121 Sustainable Mtls Res Int

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  • CRN: 40926
  • Credits: 3
  • Locations, days, times, and instructors:
    • Remote, Tuesday, from 6 to 8:50pm
      From September 27 through December 13, 2022, Dorothy A Payton

Class materials


Find out which textbooks are required for this class.

Details about this class

Our required textbook, "Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things" (2002), by William McDonough and Michael Braungart, is available through the PCC Bookstore and other vendors as new or used copies. An e-book is available through the PCC Library portal for online reading.

Attendance and participation in this highly interactive course are very important. Sessions will be recorded for use as a reference, but do not substitute for attendance and participation during (remote) in-class discussions, activities, and presentations. There are no exams in this course because there are three major assignments.


Software Applications needed to complete assignments include: Google Docs, Google Slides (both available on PCC Platform), and an Office Suite to create .docx, .pdf, and .jpeg;

Equipment and technology needed to fully participate include a webcam (with microphone) or phone.

Online class information

No show policy
Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities taking Online based classes please visit the Disability Services website.