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Integrating SDGs in Higher Education

Code: KDHE120
Apply this course towards: Knowledge Democracy in Higher Education

Course description

Explore the critical features of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their global significance. Through engaged teaching methods, you will learn to effectively convey the importance of SDGs, while fostering awareness and commitment. The trans-disciplinary nature of research is emphasized within the SDG framework, encouraging educators to collaborate across fields, and delving into contextually actionable research partnerships that empower higher education institutions to drive real-world impact by aligning with SDGs.

Learning objectives

  • Name three critical features of SDGs
  • Explain ways to apply SDGs to engaged teaching
  • Elaborate on specific examples of the transdisciplinarity of research in SDGs
  • Explain ways to make research partnerships contextually actionable

Certificate of Completion

This course can be taken either as a stand-alone learning opportunity or combined to receive a Knowledge Democracy in Higher Education Certificate of Completion. Each individual course in the series costs $150. However, learners committed to completing all five courses can take advantage of our discounted rate, which is applied to the final course in the series (KDHE150). Instead of paying $750 for all five modules, learners will pay $675.

If you have committed to completing all 5 courses in the Knowledge Democracy in Higher Education learning series and wish to receive a Certificate of Completion, you may register for KDHE150 at a discounted rate of $75. Please select the “Full Program” fee tab in the registration section below. 

If you wish to take this course as a stand-alone learning opportunity, the cost is $150. Please select the “Individual Course” fee tab below.

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Continuing Studies statement on use of educational technology

This course will require the use of Zoom and may use other education technology such as internet-based applications, cloud services, or social media. In order to complete this course you will be required to either consent to the disclosure of your personal information outside of Canada to enable use of these technologies, or work with the Division of Continuing Studies to explore other privacy protective options (such as using an alias or nickname).