Sustainability database

Courses

Becoming Global

Seeing sustainability and environmental issues from different positionings

Course code: 
UCOL22002
Notes: 

University College module; interdisciplinary

Number of students: 
25

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Connections

Person

Ms Susan Brown

One of the University's growing number of Sustainability Enthusiasts. Find out more about the initiative here.

I teach on a range of different course units both at UG and PostGrad level. These relate to use of multimedia tools in education, blended learning (with different technologies) in education, digital literacies, global citizenship and sustainable development. I teach across faculties. 

Keywords: 
Sustainability enthusiast, Workplace engagement, Engagement, Sustainability, Teaching, Education

Person

Dr Richard Fay

Richard was named The University of Manchester Teacher of the Year 2013

Research interests:

- Intercultural communication / intercultural education (including cultural awarenesss development through world music studies)

- Intercultural aspects of language education (e.g. TESOL) and distance learning / elearning

- Appropriate methodology (of language education, language teacher education, and distance education)

Keywords: 
Citizenship, Development, Culture, Communication, Engagement, Sustainability, Teaching, Education

Group

University College for Interdisciplinary Learning

The University College for Interdisciplinary Learning presents an opportunity for students at The University of Manchester to broaden their educational horizons. It will offer course units that showcase the breadth and depth of research and knowledge found at the University and encourage students to go beyond the boundaries of their degree programme.

Keywords: 
Interdisciplinary, sustainability teaching, Education for Sustainable Development, Education