Welcome to Learning and Teaching Sustainability

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This site represents a community of Australian tertiary educators that is supported by the Australian Government. We aim to provide information on sustainabilitycourses in tertiary institutions in Australia and to share innovative sustainability teaching materials. Contact us for more information or register to contribute to the community.



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Image of Big History, Deep Time and the Age of Humans

Big History, Deep Time and the Age of Humans

Tamsin Angus-Leppan

A special forum on Tuesday 25 October with Professor David Christian, Director of Macquarie University's Big History Institute and Dr Anne Poelina, Managing Director of Madjulla Inc. and Nyikina Traditional Custodian   More »

Image of Australian Universities at the 2016 Disruptive Innovation Festival

Australian Universities at the 2016 Disruptive Innovation Festival

Tamsin Angus-Leppan

The Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF) is an online, open access event that invites thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, businesses, makers and learners to explore the question “The economy is changing - what do I need to know, experience and do?”. This year UQ an UTS will host events at the DIF and invite you to participate...   More »