Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Centre for Environmental Education and Research

Master in Education for Sustainable Development
(M. ESD(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2018)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EER5101 Different Paradigms of Development 5 ECTS
EER5102 Principles of Education for Sustainable Development 5 ECTS
EER5104 Humans, Society and the Environment 10 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EER5103 Transformative Pedagogies 5 ECTS
EER5202 ESD Implementation Strategies 5 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EER5105 Research Methods for Education for Sustainable Development 5 ECTS
EER5201 Education for Sustainable Development Research Seminars 5 ECTS
EER5206 Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills in Education for Sustainable Development 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EER5203 Sustainable Development Law and Policy 5 ECTS
EER5204 Education for Sustainable Development for Adults, Youth and Community 5 ECTS
EER5205 Environmental Education and Communication 5 ECTS




YEAR THREE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EER5301 Dissertation 30 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by "The General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008" and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the degree of Master in Education for Sustainable Development under the auspices of the Centre for Environmental Education and Research.
 
Last Updated: 7 November 2019
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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