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Local Lives for a Sustainable Planet

Undergraduate | TAS-KGA107 | 2024

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Enrol by
22 Sept 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks
Start dates
8 Apr 2024,
30 Sept 2024

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Local Lives for a Sustainable Planet

About this subject

  • Upon successful completion of this subject, you will be able to: 

    1. Apply the UN Sustainable Development Goals in personal and community contexts.
    2. Use interdisciplinary concepts and principles to inform problem solving and decision making for sustainability.
    3. Undertake actions to resolve global sustainability challenges at the personal and community level.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • TAS-SUS-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Science (Sustainability)
  • TAS-SUS-DIP-2024 - Diploma of Sustainable Living


  • TAS-BBS-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Science
  • TAS-PSC-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Psychological Science and Bachelor of Science

Prior study

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:

Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s).


Conditional requisites: TAS-HEJ111 plus 37.5 credit points of study in Diploma of Sustainable Living (TAS-SUS-DIP) or Undergraduate Certificate in Sustainable Living (TAS-SUS-CTF).

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.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

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

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Bachelor of Science (Sustainability)

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