A primary function of colleges and universities is to educate
students. By training and educating future leaders, scholars,
workers and professionals, higher education institutions are
positioned uniquely to prepare students to understand and
address sustainability challenges. Institutions that conduct
courses relevant to sustainability issues help equip their
students to lead society to a sustainable future.
Sustainability-focused courses concentrate on the concept of
sustainability, including its social, economic, and
environmental dimensions, or examine an issue or topic using
sustainability as a lens. Sustainability-related courses
incorporate sustainability as a distinct course component or
module, or concentrate on a single sustainability principle or
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Green Courses in Sustainability.
Sustaining The City: Researching Houston
Index of Sustainable Courses
Biotechnology Degree Program
Carbon Trading Course
Law Center for Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
“Sustainability: Moving from Theory to Practical Application”
Systems of Sustainability: Art, Innovation, Action