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Introduction to Sustainable Development

Undergraduate | MUR-SUS100 | 2024

Discover how sustainability has developed as a concept over the last four decades. Dig into the political economy of sustainability. Test the effectiveness of various approaches to sustainability in battling global sustainability problems.

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
Subject may require attendance
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
24 June 2024,
29 July 2024

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$2,040

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$0

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Introduction to Sustainable Development

About this subject

  • On successful completion of the subject you should be able to:

    1. Evaluate how the idea of sustainability has changed and evolved over the last four decades;
    2. Identify key thinkers, events and publications in the history of sustainability;
    3. Critically reflect on the main approaches to sustainability today;
    4. Discuss the contestability of the sustainability concept
    5. Communicate clear arguments

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Study load

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

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