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Sustainability, society and you – New Free MOOC from the University of Nottingham starting 16 June 2014

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Sustainability, society and you – MOOC

Sustainability is one of the big global issues of our time. It is crucial that we all play our part in protecting our world for current and future generations. This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to do this by investigating sustainability from multiple angles and exploring what small steps you can take to have a real impact upon all our futures.

Course details:

Starts 16 June 2014 for 6 weeks and the minimum time commitment is 5 hours per week.

Syllabus

  1. Introducing sustainability
  2. Big issues for our world
  3. Sustainability and society
  4. Past, present and future; learning for sustainability
  5. Seeking sustainable solutions
  6. Sustainability and you

Through videos, readings and discussions, you will explore different perspectives on sustainability including:

  • economic
  • political
  • social and cultural
  • historical
  • arts
  • engineering
  • business
  • learning
  • geography
  • personal perspectives

To find out more information, watch the trailer or register to take part in this MOOC click here.

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