Real World Learning: How to Be a Sustainability Consultant

Course Breakdown

Session 1: Introduction to Program

  • What is sustainable development 
  • Select Project 
  • Develop concepts and ideas to help sell a product

Session 2: Making a Sustainability Plan

  • Systems thinking
  • Circularity/biomimicry and doughnut economics 

Session 3: Design Thinking for social purposes 

  • Develop individual design thinking template 
  • Project work

Session 4: Creating the Case for Change

  • Project feedback session with industry professionals 
  • Human engagement and behaviour change strategies 
  • Raising awareness and taking action

Session 5: Creating an Action Plan 

  • Mock presentations
  • Final project presentations to a panel of experts
  • Taking project into the world!

**Time and date of classes are subject to change