Green Management and Sustainability

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

This course deals with the concepts of Green Management & Sustainability, which are receiving increasing attention from all over the globe – with no exception in Italy. In this course, the Italian trend of establishing and scaling up entrepreneurial initiatives with environmental purposes is presented and analyzed through case studies, and field visits to selected Italian best practices.

The course is aimed at providing the class with the basic information on current environmental global issues, focusing on how these themes have influenced the structure, practices and missions of many firms, representing at the same time a constraint, but more often a business opportunity.

Practical and concrete examples of environment-related practices as business opportunities will constitute the second part of the course.

Main topics

  • Setting the boundaries of Sustainability
  • Overview on Environmental Economics
  • Sustainability for firms
  • Environmental Management Practices
  • Ecopreneurship

Details:

Location Milan, Metropolitan City of Milan, Italy
Period 10 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
Level Bachelor / Undergraduate
Credits 6.0 ECTS
Program fee 1,775 EUR
Accommodation Not offered
Fee extra info:
There is an application fee of € 75.
Application deadline 1 November 2018
Entry requirements:
- Enrollment at a university
- Grade Point Average of a minimum 2.75, or equivalent in applicants own university grading system
- Completion of a minimum of 2 semesters at undergraduate level
- Good level of English. Non-native English speakers must give evidence of their language proficiency of a minimum B2 level or equivalent (ex: TOEFL Ibt 79, IELTS 6, First Certificate of English, Cambridge ESOL or other certification).