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 Global Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies (GSELS) Supports MDC Learning Outcomes

 

   

 

Creating Communities of Engagement in support of the Miami Dade College Learning Outcomes-
Especially those in green below:

 

1 -Communicate effectively using listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills.

2-Use quantitative analytical skills to evaluate and process numerical data.

3-Solve problems using critical and creative thinking and scientific reasoning.

4-Formulate strategies to locate, evaluate, and apply information.

5-Demonstrate knowledge of diverse cultures, including global and historical perspectives.

6-Create strategies that can be used to fulfill personal, civic, and social responsibilities.

7-Demonstrate knowledge of ethical thinking and its application to issues in society.

8-Use computer and emerging technologies effectively.

9-Demonstrate an appreciation for aesthetics and creative activities.

10-Describe how natural systems function and recognize the impact of humans on the environment.

 

 

 Global Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies -Guiding Philosophy


The Earth Charter

 

 

Thomas Berry's -Nature of Universe
 and  12 Principles
of Understanding the Universe,

 



 

Life Long Learning,
Environmental and
Sustainable Education

 

 

 GSELS Home

 

 

  Faculty
   GSELS Certification
   and Engagement

 

 

  Students
   Join the GSELS Community
   Why Participate in GSELS?

 

 

Characteristics of a
  21st Century 

  Engaged Citizen

 

 

  GSELS Faculty Participation Process

 

 

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