Unleash Your Potential: Sustainable Futures
Make a positive contribution to society as you learn how to overcome sustainability challenges whilst maintaining your wellbeing.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for anyone interested in sustainability.
It may be of particular interest to you if you are looking to develop transferable skills for the workplace or even for general day-to-day life.
What topics will you cover?
Happiness and Purpose, and their links to Sustainable Development.
Responsibility, Purpose and Foresight in response to Sustainability challenges.
How different individuals and organisations take different roles, and work together, to tackle sustainability challenges, explored through a number of case studies.
Making a difference at the local and regional level: Case studies in Food Waste, Energy and Homelessness.
Making a difference at the global level: Case studies in Microplastics, Industrial Greenhouse Gas emissions and Sustainable Tourism.
Understanding the challenges and obstacles those ‘making a difference’ face, and how they find support.
Approaches to personal self reflection on the path to ‘make a difference.’
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Identify diverse ways to achieving a sense of purpose.
Explore different approaches to making an impact at a local scale.
Explore different approaches to making an impact at a global scale.
Reflect on an individual’s role in a big system.
Identify ways to make a difference.