Education and Ethics


Welcome to the faculty section of Learning Green.

The Institute for Green Science at Carnegie Mellon University, with the support of the Heinz Endowments and The Johnson Family Foundation, is committed to providing online courseware and learning resources to faculty throughout the world free of charge. From this page you can explore courses of study in sustainable science, gain an overview of the curriculum, contact our team and learn how our online classes work.


Getting Started


Test Drive

Learning Green Tutorial

Click on the video window to the right to learn how the site works and get a quick overview of the classes, cool tools, learning games and video lectures the site features.



Explore a rundown of courses and see how you might be able to include them in classes you teach. You can copy materials from the site and use them to augment your course, ask your students to take classes online in conjunction with your classes, or download lectures, transcripts and presentations to use as you see fit. View the directory of online lessons and modules that we have built so far.


Learn What We're Up To

We can't create more sustainable technologies if we don't have the right skills and know-how. Find out more about our Learning Green initiative, and explore ways to use the material we have developed at Carnegie Mellon University's Institute for Green Science.