Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 73.80
Liaison Corey Peterson
Submission Date June 2, 2022

STARS v2.2

University of Tasmania
AC-1: Academic Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 11.97 / 14.00 Sustainability Team
UTAS
Infrastructure Services and Development
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Figures required to calculate the percentage of courses offered by the institution that are sustainability course offerings:
Undergraduate Graduate
Total number of courses offered by the institution 1,549 845
Number of sustainability-focused courses offered 69 21
Number of sustainability-inclusive courses offered 211 83

Percentage of courses that are sustainability course offerings:
16.04

Total number of academic departments that offer courses:
24

Number of academic departments with sustainability course offerings:
20

Percentage of academic departments with sustainability course offerings:
83.33

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

A brief description of the methodology used to complete the course inventory :

The total number of courses was obtained from the Academic Division. The Academic Division led a curriculum mapping effort in early 2022, where all course and/or program coordinators were required to classify relevant units as sustainability-focused or sustainability-inclusive (following STARS definitions). A review of the course inventory was conducted by the Sustainability Team.


How were courses with multiple offerings or sections counted for the figures reported above?:
Other (please describe below)

A brief description of how courses with multiple offerings or sections were counted:

Courses that were offered at different levels (undergraduate and graduate) were counted separately, however, courses that were offered more than once during the academic year were counted as one.


Website URL where information about the sustainability course offerings is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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The number of academic departments is different to credit PRE5 because courses are managed by Schools/Institutes/Centres rather than departments. There are 25 Schools or equivalent at the University of Tasmania, but only 24 offer at least one course (Menzies Institute is a research-only institute that do not offer courses at any level).

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