February, March & April 2023
|Duration||6 half days|
|Schedule||3pm - 6pm|
|Dates||9 & 23 Feb, 9 & 23 March, 4 & 20 April 2023|
|Tuition Fees||Certificate for Completion Route (CC)
Micro – Credential Route (MC) limited sponsored places available
|MC Application Deadline||19 Jan 2023|
Who is this programme designed for?
This programme is designed for Social Entrepreneurs, managers and leaders of NGO’s and Nature-based Enterprises together with CSR / Sustainability managers from large organisations who are looking to partner with Nature-based Enterprises as a part of their sustainability and climate action agenda.
What does the programme offer to participants?
The programme allows participants:
- To identify opportunities for sustainable social and environmental impact via the establishment of Nature-based Enterprises.
- To assess market opportunity and the dynamics underlying the formation and growth of entrepreneurial ventures and financial landscapes.
- To design a business plan for the development and the growth of a nature-based enterprise to address sustainability issues and measure the results during the process.
- To communicate and present entrepreneurial concepts, plans and analyses with an ability to define revenue forecasting and budgeting to implement for business ideas as well as the Go-to-Market Strategy to launch products/solutions to the market.
Participants will be introduced to the fundamentals of entrepreneurship and strategy and will apply these to a project in which they will undertake independent research to identify opportunities for addressing social and environmental issues through the development of a Nature-based Enterprise.
The programme also provides context and a framework for Corporate Affairs, CSR & Sustainability managers in industry for collaboration with nature-based enterprises and social enterprises in order to deliver on their ESG strategies.
Programme Director: Mary-Lee Rhodes
Lecturer: Francesca Di Pietro
Why undertake the programme for credits?
Micro-credentials are short flexible modules that lead to accreditation in the form of ECTS. For further general information about micro-credentials please click here.