Climate change is widely recognised as one of the greatest, and most urgent, challenges facing humankind. This challenge has been recognised internationally, within the UK, and within Manchester.
This specialism will give you an overview of the basic science of climate change as well as an understanding of the actions required by governments, businesses and individuals in order to avoid the worst impacts of climate change and set us on a path towards a more sustainable future.
You also have the option of gaining a Carbon Literacy certificate by completing this course. To gain a Carbon Literacy certificate, you need to:
- Complete all lessons and quizzes
- Actively participate in forum discussions where these are sign-posted
- Attend an additional webinar later on this summer (Date to be confirmed)