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Undergraduate | TAS-ZAS118 | 2024


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An introduction to the global challenge of sustainability. Think about social, economic, and environmental challenges around the world. Unpack interconnected issues including climate change and sustainable cities. Strive for an equitable future for all.

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
15 Jan 2024,
26 Feb 2024,
22 July 2024,
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Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
14 weeks

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About this subject

  • Upon successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:

    1. Identify and assess the environmental, social and economic implications for a sustainable world.
    2. Describe approaches to sustainability that allow us to rethink and redesign production and consumption.
    3. Communicate information to support decision-making for sustainable outcomes and propose solutions or innovations.
    4. Reflect on your own role and approaches to practice that contribute to achieving the sustainable development goals.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Teaching Arrangement: 1-2 hour online Tutorials per week

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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