The Department of Environmental Science and the Environmental Learning Research Centre at Rhodes University are thrilled to invite prospective students to apply to enrol for this new part-time diploma starting in January 2023. The application deadline is 28th November 2022.

The inaugural Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainability Learning (PGDip [SL]) is the first of its kind in Southern Africa. It is a 120-credit qualification at Level 8 on the South African National Qualifications Framework (equivalent to Honours level). This exciting inter-disciplinary programme is designed for professionals who work in any area of social-ecological sustainability. The aim is to support these professionals to understand, critique, plan and implement socially-engaged learning processes that may help society transition to sustainability.

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