Aberystwyth University has introduced six unique Climate Change degree courses starting in September 2020. To formally launch these new degree courses they have partnered with Channel Talent to provide you with a series of live online webinars suitable for any KS5 student interested in the topic of Climate Change.
Full Event Details:
Sustainability – The Future of The Planet
In this interactive lecture for school/college students and teachers, Professor Mark Whitehead from Aberystwyth University will outline the key sustainability issues facing the planet and the challenges that exist when trying to secure a more sustainable future for humanity.
The session will reflect on population growth, energy use, food and water supply, and climate change. It will also consider the different ways in which we can think about and measure sustainability. Students will be asked regular questions during the session and will be expected to complete a short 5-minute exercise related to Sustainable Development Goals.
The key session objectives are:
-To outline the key sustainability challenges facing the planet.
-The define what sustainability means.
-To explore the strengths and weakness of the different methods that exist to measure sustainability.
-To introduce the idea of donut economics.
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)
Individuals (Enquiry not required to be through a school)