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Access faculty resources to embed sustainability into your courses.

Integrate Sustainability into Your Curriculum

At UCalgary, we take a holistic approach to sustainability, recognizing that sustainability is more than just going green. Looking to embed sustainability into your UCalgary curriculum, but not sure where to begin? We've compiled a series of resources to help you learn about and integrate sustainability into your course design and classroom.

Curriculum Planning Resources


Teaching and Learning For a Sustainable Future

A UNESCO multimedia teacher education programme that provides resources for educators to teach about sustainability.

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The Journal for Sustainability

A forum for academics and practitioners to share, critique and promote research, practices, and initiatives that foster the integration of economic, ecological and social-cultural dimensions of sustainability within formal and non-formal educational contexts.

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UNESCO Education for Sustainable Development Goals

This publication is a guide to support education professionals with Education for Sustainable Development, and learning and contributing to the UN's SDGs.

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AASHE Campus Sustainability Hub

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education offers a toolkit of resources for promoting, teaching and learning about sustainability in higher education.

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UCalgary Continuing Education - TI 0831: Writing Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes state what students should know or be able to accomplish after completing assignments, courses or workshops. This workshop will explore the essentials and purposes of learning outcomes. Take what you learn and create your own sustainability learning outcomes for your students.

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Video Resources


The 16 Year Old Calling Out Global Leaders on Climate Change

A mini-documentary about Greta Thunberg and young climate activists.

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Angry Inuk

A documentary about sustainable economies and indigenous rights. Documents the Inuit struggle against seal hunt protesters.

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Smart’ cities promise economic and environmental benefits to the developing world

A short video about the concepts of 'smart' or 'green' city development.

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Scientist Explains Climate Change Using Maps

A video discussing a new interactive map from researchers at the University of Maryland shows how cities might be transformed by climate change.

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Climate Change 101 with Bill Nye

A National Geographic video.

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Climate Change

A CBC video collection.

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Forest Fires and Climate Change

A CBC video collection.

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Reduce, Reuse, and Rethink

A CBC video collection.

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