Created by:   University of Cape Town

  • Professor Harald Winkler

    Taught by:    Professor Harald Winkler , Director

    Energy Research Centre, University of Cape Town

LevelIntermediate
Commitment6 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week
Language
English
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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University of Cape Town
The University of Cape Town is the oldest university in South Africa and is one of the leading research universities on the African continent. UCT has over 25 000 students, of whom 30% are postgraduate students. We offer degrees in six faculties: Commerce, Engineering & the Built Environment, Health Sciences, Humanities, Law, and Science. We pride ourself on our diverse student body, which reflects the many cultures and backgrounds of the region. We welcome international students and are currently home to thousands of international students from over 100 countries. UCT has a tradition of academic excellence that is respected world-wide and is privileged to have more than 30 A-rated researchers on our staff, all of whom are recognised as world leaders in their field. Our aim is to ensure that our research contributes to the public good through sharing knowledge for the benefit of society. Past students include five Nobel Laureates – Max Theiler, Alan Cormack, Sir Aaron Klug, Ralph Bunche and, most recently, J M Coetzee.
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Rated 4.7 out of 5 of 73 ratings

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Very interesting and unique approach to tackling these problems together! Great course

A course that provides an overview of the challenges faced by sustainable development efforts, and the processes the MAPS programme practices to effectively tackle them. I wish I could have access to the detailed "models" that were a main topic to more deeply understand the kind of effort that goes into creating and adjusting them, and how they then translate into affecting policies.

It is very useful to develop knowledge on climate change. Climate change matters and that's how the course reflects.