Sustainability and development pose unprecedented challenges as human societies grow and seek to ensure future wellbeing and prosperity. In this course, you’ll focus on addressing the twin challenges of sustainability and development with actionable knowledge for innovating solutions to the world’s most pressing problems like climate change, poverty and inequality, and biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation.
This is the first course in the Sustainability and Development MasterTrack® Certificate, but you can also take this course as a stand-alone learning opportunity.
All alumni from U-M’s Ann Arbor, Flint, and Dearborn campuses may earn a verified certificate for free upon successfully completing most courses available on Michigan Online. Please note, you must access your desired course or series through Michigan Online. To get started, click the “Free Access” button on any qualifying course or series description page on Michigan Online, enter your U-M uniqname and password, and enroll on either Coursera, edX, or FutureLearn. Please visit the Michigan Online FAQ page for additional information.