Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 69.92
Liaison Chang Tzau-Chau
Submission Date March 3, 2022

STARS v2.2

National Taiwan Normal University
AC-4: Graduate Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Chang Tzau-Chau
Professor
Graduate Institute of Environmental Education
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Does the institution offer at least one sustainability-focused major, degree program, or the equivalent for graduate students?:
Yes

Name of the sustainability-focused graduate-level degree program:
Graduate Institute of Environmental Education

A brief description of the graduate-level degree program:
The Graduate Institute aims to achieve following objectives:
1. To facilitate academic research for achieving international goals of environmental education (EE) and education for sustainable Development (ESD) at national and local levels.
2. To conduct studies on environmental interpretation, communication and education, as well as the relevant planning and development via formal and non-formal education systems at various nature or social arenas.
3. To provide training programs for teaching children and adults how to learn about and investigate their environment, and to make intelligent, informed decisions about how they can take care of it.
4. To develop teaching materials of environmental education for classrooms, communities, and in settings like nature centers, museums, parks, and various environmental learning sites.

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Name of the sustainability-focused, graduate-level degree program (2nd program):
Institute of Marine Environmental Science and Technology

A brief description of the graduate degree program (2nd program):
The institute aims to conduct research and train student for better understanding of the processes and characteristics governing how the oceans function and how they interact with Earth as a whole. There are two main research directions that are initial foci of the institute and unique to the ocean community in Taiwan:
To study the atmosphere-ocean coupling and interaction, the role of ocean in climate, the mechanisms that link the climate variability with ocean, the feedback processes between them and the following impacts. The model development of atmosphere-ocean system, the modeling and simulation of the past, present, and future ocean variation and their association with global climate change are emphasized and supported.
The analysis and integration of marine environmental data information that is inter-related with the change in earth system (including the nature forcing and anthropogenic effect).

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Does the institution offer one or more graduate-level sustainability-focused minors, concentrations or certificates?:
No

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Name of the graduate-level sustainability-focused minor, concentration or certificate (2nd program):
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