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Single Honours Global Sustainable Development

Bachelor of Arts & Science (BASc)

Three year full-time programme

Flexible single honours degree
Study abroad & work placement opportunities

The United Nations describes Global Sustainable Development as ‘development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs’ (Report of the World Commission on Environment and Development: Our Common Future, 1987).

On this flexible degree you will explore how we can work and live in a way that safeguards environmental, social, and economic wellbeing, both in the present and for future generations.


Our single honours Global Sustainable Development course scored 93.3% for overall satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2022

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Our single honours Global Sustainable Development course is fully accredited with the Institute for Environmental Management and Assessment. This means that upon graduation from the course, our students receive a professionally recognised level of knowledge, skills and tools for working in sustainability practice.