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Course reps & sustainability: an introduction to ESD

Introducing course reps to sustainability and linking it to the curriculum
Overview

An introduction to sustainability and education for sustainable development for course representatives. The training will explore how course reps can use their roles to contribute towards progressing sustainability and Education for Sustainable Development in the curriculum.


Learning outcomes

Course reps completing this training will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding of how they can champion environmental, social, and economic sustainability through their role. 
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of sustainability in the context of their own course.
  • Have confidence in communicating about and for sustainability to other staff and students


Who should attend?

This training is designed for course/programme/faculty reps, but is also relevant for:

  • Students' union presidents and education officers
  • Students' union democracy and education staff
  • University and college teaching and learning staff


What SOS-UK programmes does the training support?

This training supports the delivery of SOS-UK's Responsible Futures and For Good programmes.


What other SOS-UK training does this opportunity link to?

This training links to the SDG curriculum mapping training.


What are the options for delivery?

This training is available as bespoke delivery for individual institutions / students' unions

This training can be delivered online or in person.

The training lasts for 2 hours.


Dates

For bespoke delivery in individual institutions / students' unions, we'd suggest running this training in term 1.


Costs

Costs for the delivery options are as follows...

  • Bespoke delivery in individual institutions / students' unions: £500 for the delivery of the training overall in-person or £350 for online delivery