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Postgraduate | CUR-EDMP600 | 2024

Education for a Future: Learning for Sustainability

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
100% online
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Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
26 Aug 2024,
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

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Education for a Future: Learning for Sustainability

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. analyse issues of global sustainability and unsustainability and the principles of sustainability thinking in contemporary educational contexts
    2. critique the impact of futures focused influences on education in international and national contexts within a neoliberal framework
    3. evaluate dominant global educational paradigms based on futures-focused and transdisciplinary ideas and concepts
    4. create a futures focused, transdisciplinary education focused sustainability action plan and/or strategy

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • CUR-MED-MAS-2024 - Master of Education

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • CUR-EDMP502 (Not currently available)

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Education