Sustainability in the formal and informal curriculum
The University and Kent Students’ Union, in partnership, are working together to facilitate institution change in embedding sustainability throughout all parts of the student learning experience.
We are working to ensure that every student – from architecture to business, and chemistry to digital arts – is prepared with the knowledge and understanding of sustainability, and possess the sustainability skills and attributes, and the desire and willingness to deal with these issues.
A selection of projects, modules and research which highlights sustainability in learning at Kent
Kent Extra Studyplus Module
This module explores the meaning of sustainability and encourages participants to further understand the challenges facing our environment and society and how we might overcome them.
This module encourages students to engage critically with the multiple and complex meaning of sustainability.
Year 2 Market Research Project
Stage 2 Market Research students have taken part in a challenge to help improve recycling rates at student accommodation on campus
Collaborations in energy research at Kent
An outline of the University of Kent's energy related research and our dynamic, demand-driven approach to the future energy
"Education for Sustainable Development allows every human being to acquire the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values necessary to shape a sustainable future.
Below is a selection of resources for getting started with EfS.