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Taught by instructors with decades of experience in climate change and online learning, this empowering course is a collaboration between leading experts in the University of Edinburgh and the Royal Scottish Geographical Society.
You’ll learn about the solutions needed from governments and big business, how you can help to make them do more, and what you can do yourself.
Designed to be accessible and engaging throughout, it provides the facts you need to know about what climate change is, and the solutions you need to know so you can be part of fighting it.
Week 1: Introduction to Climate Solutions
Introduction to climate change, its impacts and why it should matter to you.
Week 2: The Science of Climate Solutions
The causes of climate change, where emissions come from, and why ‘1.5 degrees’ and ‘Net Zero’ are the two most important numbers in the world.
Week 3: The Levers of Climate Solutions
How climate change can be tackled through actions right across societies; the strategies that can and are being used; and the need to prepare for the impacts of climate change as well as to cut emissions.
Week 4: Climate Solutions for Nations
What governments and big institutions are (and aren’t) doing so far to fight climate change, and what they need to do now.