Open University

Open University

Managing for Sustainability (T867)

This course increases the student's understanding of delivering and supporting sustainability management in the workplace or support the student's personal interest in this subject. You will develop a multidisciplinary perspective on resources, sustainability and health and safety management which will incorporate strategy, policy, data collection and knowledge management. It will introduce you to a systemic approach for studying organisational operations and methods for quantifying and optimising resource use and energy use while using tools to reduce environmental, societal and financial risk. You will also learn how to improve the efficiency and effectiveness with which your organisation can incorporate sustainability issues and to identify future trends and drivers for change in this area.

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree from a UK university, or equivalent; for students whose 1st language is not English then an IELTS score of 6.5 is required.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,388 per Module (Scotland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,388 per Module (Wales) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,388 per Module (England) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,388 per Module (Northern Ireland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,388 per Module (Scotland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,388 per Module (Wales) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,388 per Module (England) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,388 per Module (Northern Ireland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,388 per Module (England) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,388 per Module (Northern Ireland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,388 per Module (Scotland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,388 per Module (Wales) 6 months

Campus details

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Distance Learning

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