Partnerships for the Goals

Sustainable Development Goal 17 is to strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.

The courses listed below contain content relative to the pursuit of this goal.  Click through to read more about each course, and to be linked to the course page in the UTSC Calendar.

For more information on the Goal itself, visit https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdg17

 

Experiencing Development in Africa

AFSA03H3

This experiential learning course allows students to experience first hand the realities, challenges, and opportunities of working with development organizations in Africa. 

Plant Research and Biotechnology: Addressing Global Problems

BIOD30H3

In this course plant scientists working to address pressing global challenges will give presentations and students will identify terminologies and methodologies needed to engage with the speaker and think critically about the research. 

 

Biodiversity and Conservation

BIOD52H3

A seminar exploration of current topics in biodiversity and conservation, including genetic, organismal, and community levels. 

International Economics: Finance

MGEC61H3

This course examines the macroeconomic theories of the balance of payments and the exchange rate in a small open economy.

International Economics: Trade Theory

MGEC62H3

An outline of the theories of international trade that explain why countries trade with each other, and the welfare implications of this trade, as well as empirical tests of these theories.

Environmental Pollution

EESA11H3

This course illustrates the environmental effects of urban expansion, changing methods of agriculture, industrialization, recreation, resource extraction, energy needs and the devastation of war. 

Sustainability in Practice

EESC34H3

This course is intended for students who would like to apply theoretical principles of environmental sustainability learned in other courses to real world problems.

International Law

POLC38H3

This course introduces students to the foundations of international law, its sources, its rationale, and challenges to its effectiveness and implementation. 

Global Environmental Politics

POLD89H3

This course examines the challenges faced by humanity in dealing with global environmental problems and the politics of addressing them.