Sustainable Futures B

Module code: NS2053

Module co-ordinator: Dr Sarah Gretton

In this module you will study different aspects of sustainable development and develop a basic 'sustainability literacy' over a range of subjects including economic and political aspects of sustainability, considerations of energy and climate change, and security of food supply.

Topics covered

  • Ecological economics
  • Sustainable material processing
  • Building sustainable societies from human experience
  • Corporate sustainability


  • 4 two-hour workshops


  • 4 sets of multiple choice questions (16%)
  • 4 opinion pieces (articles) (84%)