1.0 Engineering Education - Pedagogy

Developing a Sustainability Thrust in McMaster University's Engineering Programmes

A paper authored by 5 engineering faculty members, to be presented at the Sixth Dubrovnik Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy Water and Environment Systems – September 2011.


Sustainability in Engineering Education click here

Website contains many conference papers from the International Conference: Engineering Education in Sustainable Development (2010)


Educating Engineers for/in Sustainable Development? What we knew, what we learned and what we should learn

A paper by Karel F. Mulder, Jordi Segalàs-Coral, Didac Ferrer-Balas, 2010




The ABC's of Engineering Education: Abet, Bloom's Taxonomy, cooperative learning and so on

A paper by Richard M. Felder and Rebecca Brent, Proceedings of the 2004 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition



Technical and vocational education and training for sustainable development click here

Website contains an annotated bibliography of research and related literature (1998 - 2004), edited and compiled by: UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre Publication

Integrating SD into engineering courses at the Delft University of Technology: The individual interaction method

A paper by D.-J. Peet, K.F. Mulder and A. Bijma, International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education Vol. 5 No. 3, 2004 pp. 278-288


Sustainability in Engineering Education and Research at U.S. Universities

A paper by Cynthia F. Murray et al., Environ. Sci. Technol. 2009, 43, 5558–5564


Incorporation of Sustainability Concepts into a Civil Engineering Curriculum

A paper by K. W. Chau, Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice (ASCE) Vol. 133 No. 3, 2007 pp.188-191
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Engineering Education for Sustainability click here

Website contains information on the progress of the Task Force on Sustainability in Engineering Education at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (2010-present)

Implementing Sustainability within McMaster's Faculty of Engineering click here

Report by Art Heidebrecht, January 2009