Start Dates
1st or 15th of every month
Award
Advanced Diploma in Sustainable Business
Duration
3 months to 9 months
Fees
£1,800
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Sustainability in business is a vital aspect of any organisational strategy today, and this course will expand your knowledge of the issues at stake today’s business environment.
This Advanced Diploma programme consists of three modules; Carbon Management and Entrepreneurship will introduce you to the effects of greenhouse gas emissions, as well as strategies for reducing our carbon footprint; Sustainable Business Development will help you connect the concepts of sustainability, entrepreneurialism and innovation, and the basic theoretical foundations for business development; and finally, Advanced Operations Management examines the process of design, analysis, and sustaining of quality standards.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this advanced diploma programme will possess career-ready skills in:

  • Issues of corporate conduct, corporate leadership, and legal codes
  • National and international issues pertaining to carbon management
  • The skills needed to measure and value positive and negative carbon footprints
  • Supply chain management, operations management, and marketing trends and strategies 
  • Your programme modules and learning content are delivered via the Canvas study platform, and feature the following resources:

    • Professionally produced video lectures created by leading business practitioners
    • A designated tutor who will provide support and feedback throughout your programme
    • Case Studies and Discussion Questions to enhance your understanding of theory in context
    • Downloadable e-books and free library resources to aid your assignment writing and research
    • Access to online forums where you can share and discuss new concepts with fellow students and professionals from around the world
    • A good level of English language ability is recommended
    • Relevant work experience is an asset, but no work experience is required
  • There are three modules in the Advanced Diploma Sustainable Business, with associated sub-topics included within each module:

    • Carbon Management and Entrepreneurship - the effects of greenhouse gas emissions, and strategies for reducing our carbon footprint
    • Sustainable Business Development - sustainability, entrepreneurialism and innovation, and the basic theoretical foundations for business development
    • Advanced Operations Management - the process of design, analysis, sustaining quality standards and inventory control and resource management

    You will be formally assessed once during the programme, which will consist of a written report of up to 3,500 words. Completing this assignment to a satisfactory standard is a mandatory requirement.

  • Based on all online students who studied with InterActive in 2016

     

Testimonials

Daniela Rachow
I loved the international aspect of studying with InterActive, it’s a very rewarding learning environment. I am absolutely happy with my choice, I’d do it again.
— Daniela Rachow, Germany
Brinsley Bailey
I love everything about the platform. It is so easy to navigate and the fact that I can access my work, view the online libraries and talk to my classmates in one area is very useful.
— Brinsley Bailey, United Kingdom
Kunhipurayil Ratnakumar Mattankot
Learning is the most important thing, continue to learn, you don’t stop your learning.
Kunhipurayil Ratnakumar Mattankot, India

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