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Introduction to Sustainability

This course will introduce you to some of the ways you can become more sustainable at the University of Edinburgh, and in your own life.

Course Overview

This course will introduce you to what sustainability is including key issues facing the world today such as the climate crisis, the biodiversity crisis, and social inequality, plus topics such as energy, waste, travel, food, and purchasing.

This course will help you to think about and write down what actions you have chosen to increase your personal sustainability impact

Access the course

Further information on this course,including how to enrol, is available on our social responsibility and sustainability pages.

Find out more about our introduction to sustainability course