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This course introduces the academic approach of Sustainability and explores how today’s human societies can endure in the face of global change, ecosystem degradation and resource limitations. The course focuses on key knowledge areas of sustainability theory and practice, including population, ecosystems, global change, energy, agriculture, water, environmental economics and policy, ethics, and cultural history. This subject is of vital importance, seeking as it does to uncover the principles of the long-term welfare of all the peoples of the planet. As sustainability is a cross-disciplinary field of study, this foundation requires intellectual breadth: as I describe it in the class text, understanding our motivations requires the humanities, measuring the challenges of sustainability requires knowledge of the sciences (both natural and social), and building solutions requires technical insight into systems (such as provided by engineering, planning, and management)....

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18 de dic. de 2016

It is a well prepared course. Contents are carefully organized and plenty of concepts and examples are included and analyzed. Overall, it is a excellent course to get an overview of sustainability.


23 de sep. de 2020

This course helps me to learn many things about sustainability. By this course, I am more interested in sustainable developments. I expect to learn more about this provided by Dr Johnathan Tomkin.

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por Asad K

13 de dic. de 2021

Needs a section for numerical problems, but apart from that the course is amazing!

por Jyoti B

12 de may. de 2020

It was really good experience. I loved the content. It would help me in my career.

por Sakthi M S

18 de jun. de 2020

The course is fantastic and it gives a clear cut idea on the society's condition.

por Tejaswini B

24 de nov. de 2021

It was an amazing learning experience thank you Coursera and Dr. Jonathan Tomkin

por Kabaleeswaran

19 de oct. de 2015

excellent course in terms of contents and information.

simple and well presented.

por Jaslyn L

15 de jul. de 2020

The quizes were challenging, but overall, I did learned a lot from this course.

por Richard K

2 de oct. de 2018

interesting course. I would prefer not to have to pay to complete the quizes.

por Lucas M O

13 de jul. de 2020

A comprehensive overview on Sustainability matters, yet a little out-of-date

por Abdelaziz M A K

26 de feb. de 2016

It is a very good course,It gives you an abstract about the life around you.

por Seet C N

15 de jun. de 2020

Insightful course. Provided me with a very good idea on sustainable future.

por Kregg D

18 de may. de 2020

A very good class but updates are needed to reflect more current conditions

por Tyler W

29 de mar. de 2021

Great course but it was recorded in 2012 so the data is slightly outdated

por Aminah S

5 de ago. de 2017

enjoyed this course very much and learned a lot from it. Thanks Coursera!

por Hassan S

1 de dic. de 2016

A great course to know some sustainability basics. Learned a lot from it.

por Patrizia L

20 de ene. de 2021

Very interesting although it should be updated to the current year 2021.

por May T K

1 de ago. de 2020

It's really a great course. It opened my eyes and enhanced my knowledge.

por Rebecca L H T

20 de jul. de 2020

Very Insightful perspective of the world on common environmental topics.

por Derrick N

12 de may. de 2021

Excellent overview and starting point on the Subject of Sustainability

por Prince C A E

29 de jun. de 2020

The course is very educative and enlightens us about things around us.

por Derek Q

21 de ago. de 2020

Good general introduction and overview on sustainability issues.

por Amanda A

1 de jul. de 2020

The information given is good, but it could be made more recent.


10 de abr. de 2020

I hope the course i completed will benifit me in my career

por Smita B

30 de abr. de 2020

The material is a little outdated, hope it is updated .


29 de ago. de 2015

Good course material. I am learning lot of new things.

por Erin M

16 de ene. de 2016

Great, informative class but way too many quizzes.