Science for a Sustainable World

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Focuses on the need for sustainable development by creating awareness of climate change and human impact on the environment. Prioritizing on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) from the United Nations, this course will address issues and challenges related to sustainability: green materials, clean water, sustainable energy, and biodiversity. Emphasis is placed on the knowledge of science and engineering approaches towards achieving the SDGs. This course intends to enhance students’ critical thinking skills in analysing strategies based on scientific facts and current technologies.