Sustainability Capstone

ENVIRON X 403
Designed for self-starters, this unique hands-on course prepares students for careers in sustainability consulting and business while simultaneously applying knowledge gained in the Sustainability Certificate.
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Classroom
Starting at $810.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Identify personal strengths and interests in exploring careers in sustainability
  • Initiate and participate professional networking opportunities
  • Develop skills needed to establish your own consultancy
  • Create specific action plan for your future career in sustainability

About this course:

Are you ready to launch your own sustainability consulting practice or take your existing practice to the next level? Do you dream about starting a social venture and developing the business plan? Do you want to go to graduate school, secure an internship or find out if consulting is really for you? Is your goal to successfully change careers and transition into a new position in a company or other organization with a focus on sustainability? This capstone is designed to help you take the work you have done so far in the Sustainability Certificate program to the next level and launch the next chapter of your professional life. In this unique hands-on course, you work closely with the instructor in a small class (capped at a maximum of eight students) and actively create the blueprint and foundation for your life and career post certificate. This course is designed for self-starters.

Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Sustainability Capstone.

50% of the program requirements (thus, 3 of the 5 courses) must be completed before taking the capstone course. 

 

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Canceled
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Thursday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Bianca Philippi
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Fee:
$810.00
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Notes

No meeting October 18; November 1 & 22. Three one-on-ones with instructor to be arranged.

Elective in Sustainability Certificate.

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline October 4. No refund after October 11. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 11, 2018
Course Requirements
Book: Life Entrepreneurs: Ordinary People Creating Extraordinary Lives by Christopher Gergen; Gregg Vanourek
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Lecture
Thu Sep 27, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Oct 4, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Oct 11, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Oct 18, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Oct 25, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Nov 1, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Nov 8, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Nov 15, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Nov 22, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Nov 29, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156
Lecture
Thu Dec 6, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Bunche Hall 2156

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