Open to PublicOngoingSelf-paced

Becoming Global Citizens for a Sustainable Society

Application 09-01-2019 ~ 12-31-2023
Learning 09-30-2019 ~ 12-31-2023(222 Weeks)
Course ID 2022_80_CL005_23_0_
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About the Course


This course introduces the SDGs and the notion of Global Citizenship through the series of lectures by renowned experts from all over the world, interviews with scholars, advocates and representatives from all different sectors, and case presentations by active global citizens. 


The course aims to examine and critically reflect on the revolving issues around the globe at local, national, and international levels by providing a platform where learners can virtually meet and learn from one another.


Learners will be able to deepen their understanding of the SDGs and global citizenship, exchange and embrace different perspectives, and challenge their own assumptions.


The course invites those who see themselves as global citizens as well as who aspire to assume active roles in bringing meaningful changes to oneself and to the society they are in.


No. Module Units
1 Global Citizenship and the SDGs

1) Understanding global citizenship in the context of the SDGs.

2) Why & What is Global Citizenship?

3) Issues Around Global Citizenship

2 Global Citizenship in a Challenging World

Key Challenges to Global Citizenship

- Poverty & Glocal Justice

- Consumerism & Eco Justice

- Peace & Preventing Violent Extremism

- Media Influence and Critical Literacy

- Globalization & Migration

- Gender Equality

3 Act to Change: Global Citizenship for Transformation

1) Highlights and Key Issues of the SDGs

2) Global Partnership for Achieving the SDGs

4 Meet the Global Citizens Around the World Case studies of innovative movements and cases of global citizens
5 Plan for Action: Becoming Active Global Citizens

1) How to become active global citizens

2) Advocacy tools and strategies



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Course Reviews

  • Marcuz Oswald Lazarte
    the lecture was good and well discussed about the sgd
  • Gennie Kris Baggas
    It was helpful.
  • Cayle Fern Orquina
    This course can give you awareness and how to be a good global citizen
  • Shiela Fabregas_nlec-3
    This course in very interesting and knowledgeable.
  • Gwyneth Entrada
    The course is full of fun!
  • Kylle Ramos
    The course was very informative!
    The materials are informative and very organized. The quizzes help in evaluating the things we've learned.
  • Daniella Yunica De Jesus
    The course materials is very informative
    The course where so educational and help me to understand and mold me as global citizen
  • Beatriz Faye Oña
    All of the materials from video interviews and documentary are informative