Please note that no short courses are offered this year.


Short Courses available prior to this year



• Environment and Sustainability Education in Southern Africa: A SADC Regional Training Programme for professional environmental educators and trainers in the Southern African Development Community, leading to the Rhodes University International Certificate in Environmental Education.

• Understanding and Researching Social Learning: A short course for social learning practitioners and researchers interested in facilitating and researching social learning in the context of global change and sustainability.

• Higher Education and Sustainable Development: An International Training Programme for university lecturers in Africa and Asia, run in partnership with UNEP, Ramboll Natura, three Swedish Universities and CHERTL at Rhodes University.

• Quality Teaching in Sustainable Schools: A short course for teachers, run in partnership with the South African ESD Teacher Education Network, leading to SACE accredited professional development points.

• Community Learning for Health and Sustainability: A short course for community learning facilitators working at the grassroots level in or with NGOs and Community Based Organisations, run in partnership with the Umthathi Training Project.

• Habitable Planet International Winter School: A short course for South African and international undergraduate students interested in Earth Systems Sciences and Sustainability, run in partnership with ACCESS and the University of Cape Town.

 Habitable Planet Workshop

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