Sustainability refers to the ability of a system to operate continuously, without using up resources, in a viable, need-fulfilling manner.
Sustainable Management, Policy and Governance is a discipline concerned with enforcing Management, Policy making and Governance in a sustainable way, for a sustainable human society, from all perspectives: environment, economy, industry, business, agriculture, etc.
Changing the Management, Policy making and Governance from wasteful to sustainable requires first of all changing the mind-set of the people active in these fields, that is why the best starting point is educating young people in this mind-set and towards this change. This discipline aims at educating professionals, which will later become involved in Management, Policy Making and Governance, to work in a sustainable manner by default. They will be a source of expertise and advisory services for the government, private sector, and non-governmental initiatives supporting the implementation of sustainable environment and development practices. The need for such experts is more and more stringent every day and a student of this field would have a wide array of professional opportunities in nowadays’ society.
The Cranfield MSc in Management and Corporate Sustainability is a full-time one-year programme that will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills required to succeed in business. The programme is designed for ambitious graduates who want to pursue a career in business management with a focus on corporate sustainability, and for those in the early stages of their career, who are keen to learn how to embed sustainability thinking into their future management career.
With this MSc course you can expand your knowledge of environmental management and develop the skills to participate in more effective, informed and creative environmental decision making. It is the highest level of qualification within the environmental management programme and enables you to build on your studies at postgraduate certificate and diploma levels with in-depth research of a topic that you choose yourself.
The Master’s Qualifying Programme is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Master’s degrees at Coventry University. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the Coventry University campus.
The Master’s Foundation Programme is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Business Master’s degrees at the University of Sunderland. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Sunderland City campus.
Commercial diplomacy is a broad area, where many political and economic disputes are present and negotiations are in place to resolve the disputes affecting international trade in an environment that complex structures and relations are increasing; solutions to problems are produced, trade and investment agreements are agreed and international collaborations are developed.
The evolution of wildlife conservation and management over the past 50 years is a fascinating story of how humans relate to the environment and the use of natural resources. Changes in human societies, new agricultural technologies and industrial developments have resulted in habitat losses, resource overuse and the global crisis from the loss of biodiversity.
The Certificate in World war II Studies is designed for students interested in the strategy, tactics, leaders, and lessons learned from the blitzkreig into France, the Balkans, and the Soviet Union; the campaigns in North Africa and Italy; and the fighting in the China-Burma-India theatre, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, the Aleutians, and the Philippines.
The Master of Arts in Political Science degree program is designed to offer the graduates of diversified undergraduate programs an opportunity to obtain proficiency in traditional fields of study within political science.
The Certificate in Logistics Management is designed to provide knowledge and skills necessary for individuals within any organization to excel in the dynamic and fast growing fields of logistics and supply chain management. The logistics certificate will provide the decision maker the critical knowledge necessary in today's competitive market.
This program will emphasize environmental policy and management theory and practice on the global scale. Environmental change, sustainable practices, disaster planning and response, and political influence will be studied, providing students with insights into the status of shared resources throughout the world.
The Certificate in Fish and Wildlife Management forms the foundation for the study of ecological function, habitat restoration, and management of fish and wildlife resources. It integrates disciplines from within the ecological sciences and assists the student in making the connection between habitat loss, degradation, and disturbance and population declines and eventual extinction.
This Certificate in Environmental Sustainability will focus on the integration of several distinct topic areas, including sustainability, policy (energy and environmental), economics, and global resource allocation. Students will focus on the impact of policy on the implementation of sustainable practices, sustainable design, and energy resources on the national and global scale.