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Education for Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship and Peace

24 months
Duration
2403 USD/year
2403 USD/year
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About

Education for Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship and Peace from The University of the West Indies builds capacity amongst national and regional teachers and educators at all levels.  

Overview

Education for Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship and Peace from The University of the West Indies aims to enhance their knowledge, skills, and expertise with respect to curricula design, classroom teaching and practice, and whole‐institution approaches within the formal education sector. The programme also aims to target those involved in non‐formal education, development, and humanitarian work in order that life‐long learning across all sectors of society can take place. 

Students at Education for Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship and Peace from The University of the West Indies will:

  • Describe, discuss, and analyse global, regional, and national sustainable development issues;

  • Discuss the theory, philosophy, characteristics, and goals of Education for Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship, and Peace; 

  • Demonstrate a range of skills consistent with the transformational teaching and learning processes embodied in the programme’s educational paradigms, including systemic thinking, critical reflection, critical‐thinking, analytical, problem‐solving, visioning, leadership, teamwork, and activist skills;

  • Value multi‐cultural, interdisciplinary, holistic, intergenerational, local, and global perspectives and integrate these into formal and non‐formal education; and

  • Apply a range of methodologies and approaches in formal and non‐formal Education for Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship, and Peace.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories, Perspectives, & Issues in Environmental Education & Education for Sustainable Development 
  • Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction Education
  • Education and Citizenship
  • Conflict Resolution and Violence Prevention in Education
  • Research Methods
  • Applied Research in Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first or second class degree from an approved institution in a relevant subject area, with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or its equivalent; and either
  • Professional training as a teacher; OR
  • Five years of experience in a position in teaching; educational administration; nongovernmental organisation or community development programme management; or experience in a relevant United Nations agency or other development agency.
  • Original Copies of your Supporting Documents
  • Official Transcript

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2403 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2403 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    2403 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2403 USD per year during 24 months.

J$370,000

Funding

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Our partners

Education for Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship and Peace
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The University of the West Indies

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