COMPETENCE FOR SUSTAINABILITY

Academic year
2021/2022 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title
COMPETENZE DI SOSTENIBILITA'
Course code
AM0001 (AF:353563 AR:191558)
Modality
On campus classes
ECTS credits
1
Degree level
Master's Degree Programme (DM270)
Educational sector code
NN
Period
Annual
Contribution of the course to the overall degree programme goals
The Sustainability Skills (cds) aim to deepen the different topics of sustainability, also in their historical and social dimension, interpreting them in relation to the 17 goals of sustainable development of the 2030 Agenda (SDG - Sustainable Development Goals), for which see https://www.unive.it/pag/17732/ .
The acquisition of 1 extracurricular cfu in Sustainability Skills is optional and is based on voluntary activities. To register the sustainability credit you need to include Sustainability Skills in your study plan. Further information is available on the Ca' Foscari Sustainability webpage: https://www.unive.it/pag/17828/ .
Expected learning outcomes
To acquire awareness of different aspects of sustainability in a historical perspective. Specific outcomes vary depending on the activity or project agreed with the teacher.
Pre-requirements
Have the optional cfu in Sustainability Skills included in your study plan.
Contents
Projects may cover the areas addressed by the 17 Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The content therefore varies according to the project and must be agreed in advance with the teacher.
Referral texts
As a preliminary and general reading I suggest:
the section dedicated to the 2030 Agenda of the United Nations Regional Information Centre: unric.org/en/agenda-2030/ (in Italian);
the section dedicated to the 2030 Agenda on the United Nations website: https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/sustainable-development-goals/ (in 6 other languages).
Other readings will be agreed with the teacher.
Assessment methods
Assessment by the teacher of the activity carried out: a thesis, a video, a journalistic article or other activity agreed in advance, which will be assessed during an individual or group interview.
Teaching methods
The teaching methods will be coherent with the examination project.
Teaching language
Italian
Type of exam
written and oral
2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals

This subject deals with topics related to the macro-area "Human capital, health, education" and contributes to the achievement of one or more goals of U. N. Agenda for Sustainable Development

Definitive programme.
Last update of the programme
27/08/2021