Skip to main content

Office of Sustainability and Climate Action News | University College Cork

Registration is now open for the UW0005 University Wide Module in Sustainability

10 Jan 2023
UW0005 Sustainability Module - Winners of the Presidents Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning 20/21

Registration is now open for UW0005 University Wide Module in Sustainability, a recent recipient of the President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. Sessions will take place online on Thursdays from 6-8pm, commencing Thursday 26th January. The theme of the module is “Putting Sustainability in its place, putting yourself in the picture” and it is open to students, staff and the general public.  The module can be taken for additional credit (5 Credits), Digital Badge, or Interest Only. 

Accreditation/certification will be available via ‘digital badging’ i.e. a digital certificate/badge indicating that you have completed the course and associated coursework, and displaying the relevant accreditation level, validated by the university.

This module is coordinated by Dr Gerard Mullally, Sociology Department, UCC, and will be delivered in 12 x 2 hr. sessions by staff from the College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Science (ACSSS); College of Science, Engineering and Food Science (SEFS); College of Business and Law and visiting lecturers. The objective of the module is to provide participants a broadly-based interdisciplinary introduction to sustainability issues as a foundation for 'sustainability citizenship'. The module content can be accessed at

Please complete the relevant form below  (staff, student or member of the public) and return it by e-mail to  as soon as possible.  Registration closes on the 25th January 2022 at 12 noon sharp, or when places are full. Please register right away as it is expected that demand will be high. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.  

 UW0005 Staff Registration Form

UW0005 Student Registration Form

UW0005 Public Registration Form


Office of Sustainability and Climate Action

An Oifig um Inbhuanaitheacht agus Gníomhú ar son na hAeráide

G.08 North Wing, Main Quadrangle, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork T12 K8AF,