A highlight of the MA in Sustainability Program at Wake Forest are client-based projects in a required course, Applied Sustainability.
Applied Sustainability Client Projects aim to empower students with interdisciplinary experiences through a client-centered practicum. Students have the opportunity to engage with clients, work in multidisciplinary teams, and see first-hand the multifaceted experiences a career in sustainability demands and affords. The MA program faculty and staff view these projects as a critical component of experiential education in Wake Forest’s MA in Sustainability, helping students develop the skills employers seek.
The best projects are those where clients participate with a level of interaction that intends to meet the client’s goals while at the same time provides guidance to the student teams. This is often unique to each team.
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