Part time Master's Degree in Social Sustainability Studies

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A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

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Master of Global Human Development (MGHD)

Georgetown University - SFS - School of Foreign Service
Campus 2 years January 2018 USA Washington DC

Master of Global Human Development (MGHD) prepares students—through coursework, co-curricular activity and a summer field assignment—to understand the challenges of development and provides them with the tools and experience to address those challenges as successful professionals. [+]

Best Part time Masters in Social Sustainability Studies 2017. The Master of Global Human Development is an innovative, academically rigorous skills-based graduate program that is designed to prepare the next generation of development professionals to work with public sector agencies, private businesses, and non-profit organizations involved in the sector. Through coursework, extra-curricular activity and a practical field work experience students understand the challenges of development and develop the knowledge, skills and experiences necessary to become leaders in their field, and make a difference in our global community. About the Program One billion people today still live in extreme poverty. Reducing world poverty and promoting growth and development in poor countries are among the major challenges and opportunities of the 21st century. Bringing about this change has never been more urgent or more prominent in public discourse on international relations, or in the priorities of graduate students considering their future careers. Since the early 1990s, development practitioners and policy makers have significantly evolved in their views of what constitutes "development" -- from an exclusive focus on metrics of economic growth and poverty reduction to a more holistic sense of "human development." Nobel laureate Amartya Sen is best known for his pioneering work on the need for a more inclusive framework that promotes human flourishing in the fullest sense, including broadening people's choices, allowing them the freedom to achieve what they value and the development of their individual capacities to achieve human dignity. The goal of the Master of Global Human Development... [-]

Master in Green Management, Energy and Corporate Social Responsibility (MaGER)

Università Bocconi
Campus 1 year January 2018 Italy Milan

The Bocconi Master in Green Management, Energy and Corporate Social Responsibility (MaGER) is a unique opportunity for students interested in building a professional career in a multi-disciplinary topic characterized by growing momentum and increasing interest of economic actors and international organizations. [+]

Sustainability, climate change, energy and energy efficiency, green consumption and urban sustainable development are globally recognized challenges for the 21st century. Tackling these challenges requires a strong commitment from companies and private sectors, governments, agencies and NGOs. The managers and professionals of tomorrow will require knowledge to understand the interconnectedness of economic, environmental and social dimensions, as well as competencies to manage and contribute the change towards a more sustainable world. The Bocconi Master in Green Management, Energy and Corporate Social Responsibility (MaGER) is a unique opportunity for students interested in building a professional career in a multi-disciplinary topic characterized by growing momentum and increasing interest of economic actors and international organizations. The program is designed to equip students with skills and competencies required in order to responsibly face these new challenges. Energy, renewable resources and energy efficiency, climate change and carbon management, corporate sustainability strategies and sustainable business models, corporate social responsibility, environmental and urban planning are some of the subjects that are confronted throughout the Master. With more than 580 hours of teaching, about 400 hours of internship in leading organizations in energy and sustainability, integrated with workshops, field project and company presentations, MAGER is open to graduate students and young professionals from different disciplines. Objectives The Master in Green Management, Energy and Corporate Social Responsibility (MAGER) is a 12-month full-time program that proposes a multi-disciplinary educational approach to train the next-generation managers and professionals interested in leading the change towards a sustainable future. We have designed a... [-]