Environment and sustainability standards

The new academic threshold learning standards for environment and sustainability summarise what students need to know and be able to do upon graduation.

These new national Learning and Teaching Standards for Environment and Sustainability have now been released. The standards are endorsed by the Australian Council of Environmental Deans and Directors, and have been developed through an intensive twelve month process, including consultation with the broad Australian and international stakeholder community of tertiary educators and researchers, employers and practitioners, students, indigenous people and other environmental educators.

These standards can be used to design and deliver innovative environment and sustainability higher education in Australia. The standards are included in the:

For more information about the standards and the process of their development please contact the project co-leaders: