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Curricula for Wicked Problems July 2021

An overview of suggestions for developing higher education curricula for wicked problems or global challenges.

From  Velda McCune on July 21st, 2021 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Currents: Understanding and addressing global challenges

An Edinburgh Futures Institute (EFI) Undergraduate 1st Semester, 1st Year On-Line Elective Course. Focusing on the current COVID-19 pandemic from a multidisciplinary perspective. Suitable for all…

From  Elizabeth Grant on August 26th, 2020 0 likes 59 plays 0  

Online MSc in Global Challenges - Graduates from 2019 give advice for new students

Advice for new students from Global Challenges graduates of 2019. Join our online learning community: https://www.ed.ac.uk/global/msc-global-challenges/programmes/global-challenges

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on December 5th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Online MSc in Global Challenges - Graduates from 2019 on why they chose this degree

Graduates from the online MSc in Global Challenges talks about why they chose to study this part-time online masters. Join our online learning community:…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on December 5th, 2019 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Online MSc in Global Challenges - reflections from Graduates of 2019

Graduates from the online MSc in Global Challenges reflect on studying this part-time online masters programme. Join our online learning community:…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on December 5th, 2019 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

From  Alison Newell on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 219 plays 0  

Reflections on Global Health Academy Summer School, Uganda 2018

Online masters students who attended the Global Health Academy Summer School reflect on their time spent together in Uganda, and highlight the benefits of an interdisciplinary mindset and the…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 29th, 2018 0 likes 175 plays 0  

Global Challenges online masters: Maxmiller Gitamo - student testimonial

Online student Maxmiller from Kenya reflects on how studying a masters online has helped her look at data more critically. Join our online community:…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 15th, 2018 0 likes 309 plays 0  

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 1 likes 635 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Essential concepts

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 1 likes 322 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Assessing arguments - Credibility and evidence

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 189 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Assessing arguments - Step by step

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 99 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Assessing arguments - Part 2

ThThis project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 60 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Obesity - Part 1

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 63 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Infectious diseases - Part 1

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 62 plays