Certificate in Corporate Sustainability: Course Topics

The course is delivered over 14 weeks with a new topic released each week. The seven optional live sessions are recorded and posted to the course website after their conclusion to accommodate students who are unable to participate. Please see below for the topics covered in the course:

Week 1 | Sustainability for Competitive Advantage
Week 2 | Unsustainable Corporate Practices
Week 3 | Environmental and Social Trends
Week 4 | Materiality and Stakeholder Mapping
Week 5 | Sustainability Standards
Week 6 | Supply Chains
Week 7 | Thinking and the Circular Economy
Week 8 | Innovation
Week 9 | Customers and Sustainability
Week 10 | Employees and Sustainability
Week 11 | Building a Business Case for Sustainability
Week 12 | Mainstreaming Sustainable Finance
Week 13 | Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Investing
Week 14 | Net Positive Future