Sustainability and 2014-15 Courses At Okanagan College

"Sustainability incorporates economic and social change to protect the natural systems of the planet, so that current and future generations may maintain or improve their quality of life.”
                         Sustainability definition, Okanagan College Strategic Plan 2010-2015

Sustainability-focused courses either concentrate on the concept of sustainability, including its social, economic, and environmental dimensions, or examine an issue or topic using sustainability as a lens.

Sustainability-related courses incorporate sustainability as a distinct course component or module or concentrate on a single sustainability principle or issue.

The following departments have provided information about their courses. Please follow the links to find out if the courses are sustainability-related or sustainability-focused.  

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Years 1 and 2)



Civil Engineering Technology

Health Care Assistant


Interdisciplinary Studies

Mathematics and Statistics

Political Science

Sustainable Construction Management Technology

Therapist Assistant

Water Engineering Technology

Note: courses may have one section that is sustainability-related, while another is not.