Sustainable Development Goals and Institutions of Higher Education - Sustainable Development Goals Series (Paperback)
  • Sustainable Development Goals and Institutions of Higher Education - Sustainable Development Goals Series (Paperback)
zoom

Sustainable Development Goals and Institutions of Higher Education - Sustainable Development Goals Series (Paperback)

(editor), (editor)
£109.99
Paperback 212 Pages / Published: 26/09/2020
  • We can order this from the publisher

UK delivery within 3-4 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

This volume brings together both theoretical and case study based contributions to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Institutions of Higher Education (IHE), presenting an impactful combination of authors from both developing and developed countries. While most current publications addressing the SDGs and education focus on sustainable development in general and specific topics such as climate change or energy, this book attempts to accelerate the localisation of the SDGs by presenting opportunities and innovations offered in various universities and campuses regarding SDGs localisation. The book seeks to provide an important contribution to the global dialogue on IHE and the SDGs, and will be of interest to academics and researchers engaged in the SDGs and education, as well as government agencies and other interested stakeholders.

The book focuses on curriculum and learning matters, research and development as well as community engagement. Case studies detail the integration of SDGs in academic and professional development, new approaches to implementing sustainability science instruction, improvements in teaching practices to enhance teacher competence, and responsible management education. Additional focus is placed on the alignment of the SDGs in higher education with the other goals, emphasizing technological innovation for improved human health and environmental management, and climate change policies and action plans. Interdisciplinary solutions for pressing environmental problems are also provided, making sure that no one is left behind in realising these global development goals.

Publisher: Springer Nature Switzerland AG
ISBN: 9783030261597
Number of pages: 212
Weight: 549 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 2020

You may also be interested in...

The Unexpected Professor
Added to basket
Attachment in the Classroom
Added to basket
Developing Teaching and Learning
Added to basket
Student Manual
Added to basket
£21.99
Hardback
Get into UK Nursing School For Dummies
Added to basket
How to Study for a Mathematics Degree
Added to basket
Teaching at University
Added to basket
Doing Your Master's Dissertation
Added to basket
Planning Your PhD
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
Bluestockings
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
A Dictionary of Education
Added to basket
A Guide to Uni Life
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Teaching for Quality Learning at University
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.