Social Responsibility and Sustainability

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the curriculum

Find out how the Sustainable Development Goals are embedded across the University's curriculum.

Regional centre of expertise

Based at the University, Learning for Sustainability Scotland is one of the United Nations University Regional Centres of Expertise for Education for Sustainable Development.

These are networks of formal, non-formal and informal education organisations, mobilised to deliver learning for sustainability to local and regional communities.

Learning for Sustainability Scotland

Elective modules

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Check these electives to include sustainability in your education. These modules are themed around one or more of the Sustainable Development Goals.

Degree programmes

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We offer innovative undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes. Students on all programmes have opportunities to study social responsibility and sustainability issues.

Mapping the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the curriculum

Graduating students with Sustainable Development Goals 2022
Reviews of the Business School and School of Geosciences have taken place.

Support for your teaching

Your students want you to teach the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Join the community of practice to take your teaching of sustainability and climate to the next level, no matter what your discipline.