After studying this course, you should be able to:
understand an overview of the factors that should be included in an assessment of the carbon-based environmental impacts of higher education (HE) – these are the main sources of energy consumption and carbon emissions in HE
understand the types of teaching models used in higher education, how ICTs are changing them and their likely carbon impacts
understand the likely carbon impacts associated with your studies on a higher education course or module
apply a Carbon Calculator tool designed to assess the impacts of your study-related activities
identify possible ways to change study-related activities to reduce carbon impacts.