Certificate of Achievement

Riaz Hussain

has completed the following course:

Sustainable Food Teach-Out

University of Michigan

In this Teach-Out, we explored the complexities of the food system and how we can, individually and collectively, create food habits that reduce our impact on climate change.

2 weeks, 2 hours per week

Lauren Atkins Budde

Director of Open Learning Initiatives | Center for Academic Innovation

University of Michigan


Learning outcomes

  • Identify ways in which individuals can change their food decisions to be more sustainable.
  • Compare food choices and make informed decisions on what the most sustainable option is.
  • Demonstrate skills to reduce food-related impact, such as composting.


This Teach-Out will address the following questions:

Why are food choices so difficult?

Why is food choice so important for reducing greenhouse gas emissions?

What is the difference between a beef hamburger and a plant-based hamburger in terms of environmental impact?

Where are my food-related emissions coming from?

Issued on 3rd December 2021

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Free online course:

Sustainable Food Teach-Out

University of Michigan