GC0001 Sustainability: Seeing Through the Haze

Course Provider

The Asian School of the Environment (ASE)

Certification

Continuing Education and Training Certificate

Academic Unit

1

Introduction

The course aims to convey the importance of sustainability by providing a common understanding and foundation through various schools/centers in NTU.

*This is a single credit-bearing course from NTU Undergraduate Degree Programmes.

 


Course Availability

  • Date(s): 08 Aug 2022 to 02 Dec 2022

    Time: Online course

    Schedule: Download here

    Venue: NTU Main Campus

    Registration Closing Date: 30 Jun 2022

This course provide participants with important knowledge on the ecological basis of the natural environment from a regional and planetary perspective. It equips participants with a good understanding of the key requirements and constraints for social development and survival, including water and the built environment. This course also covers the intersection of economic markets and financial systems from the perspective of driving growth and consumption, as well as playing a role as incentives for positive change. Last but not least, course participants will also learn about the political economy framework of global and regional sustainability challenges.
  1. The ecological basis of the natural environment from a regional and planetary perspective.
  2. Key requirements and constraints for social development and survival, including energy, water, and the built environment.
  3. The intersection of economic markets and financial systems, both from the perspective of driving growth and consumption, as well as playing a role as incentives for positive change.
  4. The political economy framework of global and regional sustainability challenges.
  5. The interaction and connectedness between the various single disciplines and themes.
Working Professionals or for anyone who wants to gain a better understanding of sustainability issues through multiple perspectives and to evaluate the impact of individual actions on sustainability.

Standard Course Fee: S$575.66

 

Course fee payable after SSG funding, if eligible under various schemes  
Cat-A SSG Funded Courses S$172.70
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)  S$ 65.10
Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) S$ 65.10
  • All fees stated are inclusive of 7% GST
  • NTU/NIE alumni may utilise their $1,600 Alumni Course Credits. Click  here for more information.
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