Summer Courses in Sustainability Studies

Summer courses provide a convenient way to earn credit between the spring and fall semesters. This can be especially advantageous for students needing to retake a course. Students considering early graduation can also benefit for summer courses.Those interested in pursuing an advanced degree in sustainability will learn about relevant topics, including the science and politics of climate change, d… Read more

Summer courses provide a convenient way to earn credit between the spring and fall semesters. This can be especially advantageous for students needing to retake a course. Students considering early graduation can also benefit for summer courses.

Those interested in pursuing an advanced degree in sustainability will learn about relevant topics, including the science and politics of climate change, development, poverty, and the social responsibility of larger corporations. Most programs are at least two years in length.

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Summer at Smith College
Northampton, USA

In this two-week interdisciplinary program, we will approach the issues of energy production, ecological design and sustainable food from multiple—and sometimes conflicting—po ... +

In this two-week interdisciplinary program, we will approach the issues of energy production, ecological design and sustainable food from multiple—and sometimes conflicting—points of view to expose and understand the complexities and potential impacts of tackling (or ignoring) the issues. -
Summer courses
14 days
English
19 Jul 2020
02 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Frankfurt, Germany

The Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance Academy is a well-established educational course offered by the Centre. It provides participants with the opportunity to learn and ... +

The Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance Academy is a well-established educational course offered by the Centre. It provides participants with the opportunity to learn and exchange about ambitious climate and sustainable finance. -
Summer courses
Full-time
English
06 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design
San José, Costa Rica +1 More

As the natural ecology on which we depend shifts due to climate change, how do we adapt? How do we map and explore possible pathways for action in order to bridge the recent p ... +

As the natural ecology on which we depend shifts due to climate change, how do we adapt? How do we map and explore possible pathways for action in order to bridge the recent past, ongoing changes, and projected futures? -
Summer courses
Full-time
5 days
English
27 Apr 2020
Campus
 
SOAS University of London
London, United Kingdom +1 More

This course introduces students to the role of finance in the transition to a sustainable, low-carbon economy. Mitigating and adapting to climate change while simultaneously r ... +

This course introduces students to the role of finance in the transition to a sustainable, low-carbon economy. Mitigating and adapting to climate change while simultaneously realising the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) requires the deployment of large amounts of capital – capital which isn’t currently provided in sufficient amounts. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
Campus
 
Saint Michael's College
Burlington, USA

To register for a summer session course, complete and submit the Undergraduate Registration form, found on the Registrar's Office Forms page. Registration begins March 1.

To register for a summer session course, complete and submit the Undergraduate Registration form, found on the Registrar's Office Forms page. Registration begins March 1. -
Summer courses
Full-time
11 days
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of St Andrews - International Summer Programmes
Saint Andrews, United Kingdom

The University of St Andrews International Summer Programme offers students aged 16 to 18 the opportunity to experience lectures and tutorials taught in the Scottish academic ... +

The University of St Andrews International Summer Programme offers students aged 16 to 18 the opportunity to experience lectures and tutorials taught in the Scottish academic tradition. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
Campus
 
Summer School at Bauhaus University Weimar
Weimar, Germany

The building sector is responsible for a large proportion of the world’s consumption of energy and resources, and has a significant environmental impact Sustainability is beco ... +

The building sector is responsible for a large proportion of the world’s consumption of energy and resources, and has a significant environmental impact Sustainability is becoming increasingly important and architects and planners have a great influence on the environmental performance of a building from the very beginning of the planning process. -
Summer courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design
San José, Costa Rica +1 More

The art of emulating life: design across biological scales! This course is designed to introduce students from different backgrounds, interests and careers the basic fundament ... +

The art of emulating life: design across biological scales! This course is designed to introduce students from different backgrounds, interests and careers the basic fundamentals of Bioinspired design from the aesthetic and also functional point of view, its methodology and its application as a design tool in creative processes. -
Summer courses
Full-time
5 days
English
27 Apr 2020
Campus
 
SOAS University of London
London, United Kingdom +1 More

This course aims to provide participants with both theoretical knowledge and practical tools to understand and meet the challenges that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs ... +

This course aims to provide participants with both theoretical knowledge and practical tools to understand and meet the challenges that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) pose for governments devising public policies and delivery strategies to achieve them. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
Campus