In public discussions, climate change is a highly controversial topic. However, in the scientific community, there is little controversy with 97% of climate scientists concluding humans are causing global warming.
- Why the gap between the public and scientists?
- What are the psychological and social drivers of the rejection of the scientific consensus?
- How has climate denial influenced public perceptions and attitudes towards climate change?
This course examines the science of climate science denial. This isn’t just a climate MOOC; it’s a MOOC about how people think about climate change.
|Provider||University of Queensland|
|Course Type||Interactive course|
|Pre-requisites||Basic understanding of topic will help.|
|Availability||Fixed classes. Regular start dates scheduled.|
|Certification/upgrades||Free. Paid Certificate available.|
2-4hrs per week
|Assessment||Paced. Assessable requirements for certificate option.|
|Registration required||Will need to register with full name, email address & password.|