WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

‘Essentials of Sustainability’ covers the inception, evolution, and incorporation of sustainability in global development. It is a compilation of everything a novice needs to orient themselves in a world that is quickly adopting sustainability in all aspects of life: personal, organizational and societal. The course covers SDGs, MDGs, Climate Change and Sustainability for Business and Society.

A : Learners will know: 

Role of the industrial revolution and its impact

Evolution of sustainable development

Global initiatives and bodies dealing with sustainable development

MDGs and SDGs for individuals, business, and society

Evolving practices in Sustainable Development

B : Learners will be able to: 

Develop sustainability mindset to make conscious decisions

Weigh options to contribute to SDGs

Initiate sustainability culture

Simulate sustainable business model

Assess cultural practices and legacy for sustainability component and channel it into actions  

This course introduces basic concepts in operations management and value chain. The learner will understand the significance of integrating sustainability in product/service design, supply chain management and other key operations areas.

A : Learners will know: 

Basics of operations management and scope

Product and service design concepts and sustainable production

The importance of location in decision making

Supply Chain Management: Basics, Need and Strategies

How to develop product designs with sustainability mindset 

B : Learners will be able to:  

Basics of operations management and scope

Product and service design concepts and sustainable production

The importance of location in decision making

Supply Chain Management: Basics, Need and Strategies

How to develop product designs with sustainability mindset

This course introduces fundamental concepts in renewable energy. The course also emphasizes the economic implications of renewable energy, policies and challenges of transitioning to renewable energy. The learner will also get to understand energy management systems through the course.

A : Learners will know: 

Fundamentals of Renewable Energy, consequences of using non-renewable energy sources

The economics of renewable energy and transitioning to use of renewable sources

Global Policies of renewable energy

Sources of renewable energy

Energy management systems and its implications

B : Learners will be able to:  

Understand and analyse the economics of renewable energy with metrics

Weigh renewable energy alternatives and assess them for efficiency

Understand and plan for energy management programs

Implement transition to renewable energy sources systematically

This course introduces the concept of ESG (Environment, Social and Governance), its history, adoption and current practices globally. The learner will also understand the application, benefits and drawbacks of ESG from both a business and investment perspective.

A : Learners will know: 

The fundamentals of ESG concept

ESG materiality assessment and ESG global frameworks

ESG Data and ESG rating agencies

ESG as a management tool

ESG as an investment tool 

B : Learners will be able to:  

Understand the three ESG factors, its global trends and practices including the key consideration for corporates and investors

Have an insight into the materiality assessments and various ESG reporting frameworks

Discern ESG data points and understand the role of ESG rating agencies

Implement ESG as a corporate management tool

Understand ESG as an investment tool 

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