Nachhaltigkeitskommunikation und Klimajournalismus
Department of Media & Design

Sustainability Communication and Climate Journalism


This is the first programme in the German-speaking world to teach climate and sustainability skills for professional communicators at an academic level. It is aimed at journalists working in all areas and types of media, as well as communicators from NGOs, politics and administration, the education sector, culture, civil society, and business. The course teaches you about alternative paths to a sustainable future and enhances your communication skills with strategic and practical expertise. The following scholarship programmes are generally open to students on the course: ‘Skills Check 2024’ of the FFG, ‘Green Jobs’ of the WAFF or the scholarship programme of the City of Graz (details on request).
Photo: ILA & J. J. Kucek (2022). Untitled.

Did you know, …

… …that this is the first programme in the German-speaking world to offer climate and sustainability skills for journalists and communicators at an academic level?

Did you know, …

… …that the programme has been designed and implemented in cooperation with renowned institutes, networks and experts from Austria and Germany?

The organisations involved include the Climate Change Centre Austria, the Institute for Communication and Media, and the Austrian Media Academy.