Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 76.02
Liaison Rochelle Owen
Submission Date July 21, 2021

STARS v2.2

Dalhousie University
EN-12: Continuing Education

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 5.00 / 5.00 Avalon Diggle
Ms.
Office of Sustainability
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Total number of continuing education courses offered:
413

Number of continuing education courses that are sustainability course offerings:
45

Percentage of continuing education courses that are sustainability course offerings:
10.90

A copy of the institution’s inventory of its continuing education sustainability course offerings and descriptions:
Institution’s inventory of its continuing education sustainability course offerings and descriptions:
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Do the figures reported above cover one, two, or three academic years?:
One

Does the institution have at least one sustainability-focused certificate program through its continuing education or extension department?:
Yes

A brief description of the certificate program(s):

Certificate in Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET): This 100% online certificate program introduces students to renewable energy, smart cities, and the clean technologies that are shaping the future. Students will be introduced to wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, hydro as well as conventional energy systems such as coal, gas and nuclear power. Participants will learn how renewables work, where they can be deployed most effectively, and about the most promising renewable technologies under development. Students will also gain an understanding of the economics of renewables, policy directions, and how renewables will integrate with smart grids and the Internet of Things (IoT). It is ideal for those who want to develop, manage, invest or simply improve their understanding of the rapidly evolving clean energy sector.


Website URL where information about the institution’s continuing education courses and programs in sustainability is available:
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