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Courses in Sustainable Development

Courses are designed to give students specialized information in a particular area of study, offering beginner or advanced professional training and qualifications. They may provide the student with a certificate of completion in the specialized area and are frequently taken by those seeking advancement in their careers. What is a course in sustainable development? Sustainability combines many are… Read more

Courses are designed to give students specialized information in a particular area of study, offering beginner or advanced professional training and qualifications. They may provide the student with a certificate of completion in the specialized area and are frequently taken by those seeking advancement in their careers.

What is a course in sustainable development? Sustainability combines many areas of study, including environmental impacts, resource mapping, ecology, and local and regional planning. A course in sustainable development can give students the tools to evaluate various sustainability strategies and integrate them properly in business operations and branding. This interdisciplinary study is based on balancing corporate, governmental, or NGO interests with human and environmental needs. With new eco-friendly technologies emerging every year, a course can provide students with current information on the many factors involved in sustainability planning and integration.

Course participants can hone skills to help their organizations grow without creating ecological damage or contributing to poverty. Additionally, they can understand how to attune their lives to the sustainability concept. They may also develop methodologies to measure and demonstrate the effectiveness of sustainability strategies to stockholders and the general public.

Courses in sustainable development range from short seminars to full-year studies. The price will vary accordingly, so please contact the school for specific information.

Sustainable development is a highly trending subject. Most organizations now understand how essential it is to their brands to embrace sustainability, and many have begun to comprehend how critical it is to their profits. As such, students trained in sustainability may find jobs in renewable energy industries across the globe. Course graduates may find careers as middle managers, sustainability consultants, or project managers. Some may even continue on to become CEOs or COOs who drive companies forward toward more sustainable practices.

Sustainable development courses are offered at many leading educational institutions around the world. Courses may be offered either in person, online, or in a combination format and may allow part-time of full-time study. Please search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Oxford , United Kingdom

Corporations are under increasing scrutiny for their contributions to society and the environment. Against this backdrop, a business strategy that considers its environmental ... +

Corporations are under increasing scrutiny for their contributions to society and the environment. Against this backdrop, a business strategy that considers its environmental impact is vital. There is an increased demand for corporate leaders with the ability to drive sustainability and shift the traditional methods of value creation towards the concept of the triple bottom line. -
Courses
Part-time
6 weeks
English
16 Sep 2020
08 Sep 2020
Online
 
FutureLearn
London , United Kingdom

Explore some of the key issues in sustainability, tackling the big questions with examples from around the world.

Explore some of the key issues in sustainability, tackling the big questions with examples from around the world. -
Courses
Part-time
6 weeks
English
Online
 
IES Abroad
Freiburg , Germany

The environmental movement took root in Freiburg long ago—and now it’s a way of life. Known for taking the lead in the development of eco-friendly technologies and architectur ... +

The environmental movement took root in Freiburg long ago—and now it’s a way of life. Known for taking the lead in the development of eco-friendly technologies and architecture, Freiburg also attracts researchers and environmental organizations from around the world. Come study Freiburg’s many unique contributions to this important movement. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Gaia Education
Forres , United Kingdom +3 More

This online programme will give a comprehensive overview of renewable energy as a means to enable sustainable development at a global scale. It will present the case for how r ... +

This online programme will give a comprehensive overview of renewable energy as a means to enable sustainable development at a global scale. It will present the case for how renewable energies represent both an environmental necessity and an economic opportunity. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
English
Online
 
University of Washington Foster School of Business
Seattle , USA +2 More

You'll come away with a clear understanding of the key principles of retail sustainability as well as specific tools to begin developing a plan for your organization.

You'll come away with a clear understanding of the key principles of retail sustainability as well as specific tools to begin developing a plan for your organization. -
Courses
Part-time
2 days
Campus
 
FutureLearn
London , United Kingdom

Explore the fashion industry’s impact on people and planet, what the Sustainable Development Goals are, and how they are linked.

Explore the fashion industry’s impact on people and planet, what the Sustainable Development Goals are, and how they are linked. -
Courses
Part-time
4 weeks
English
Online
 
FutureLearn
London , United Kingdom

Gain valuable insight into sustainable construction and development, and learn best practices from sustainability initiatives.

Gain valuable insight into sustainable construction and development, and learn best practices from sustainability initiatives. -
Courses
Part-time
5 weeks
English
Online
 

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