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3 to 9 months
London School of Business & Finance
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Sustainability in business is a vital aspect of any organisational strategy today, and this course will expand your knowledge of the issues at stake in today’s business environment.
This Advanced Diploma programme consists of three modules; Carbon Management and Entrepreneurship will introduce you to the effects of greenhouse gas emissions, as well as strategies for reducing our carbon footprint; Sustainable Business Development will help you connect the concepts of sustainability, entrepreneurialism and innovation, and the basic theoretical foundations for business development; and finally, Advanced Operations Management examines the process of design, analysis, and sustaining of quality standards.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this advanced diploma programme will possess career-ready skills in:

  • Issues of corporate conduct, corporate leadership, and legal codes
  • National and international issues pertaining to carbon management
  • The skills needed to measure and value positive and negative carbon footprints
  • Supply chain management, operations management, and marketing trends and strategies 
  • Your programme modules and learning content are delivered via the Canvas study platform, and feature the following resources:

    • Professionally produced video lectures created by leading business practitioners
    • A designated tutor who will provide support and feedback throughout your programme
    • Case studies and discussion questions to enhance your understanding of theory in context
    • Downloadable e-books and free library resources to aid your assignment writing and research
    • Access to online forums where you can share and discuss new concepts with fellow students and professionals from around the world
    • A good level of English language ability is recommended
    • Relevant work experience is an asset, but no work experience is required
  • There are three modules in the Advanced Diploma Sustainable Business, with associated sub-topics included within each module:

    • Carbon Management and Entrepreneurship - the effects of greenhouse gas emissions, and strategies for reducing our carbon footprint
    • Sustainable Business Development - sustainability, entrepreneurialism and innovation, and the basic theoretical foundations for business development
    • Advanced Operations Management - the process of design, analysis, sustaining quality standards and inventory control and resource management

    You will be formally assessed once during the programme, which will consist of a written report of up to 3,500 words. Completing this assignment to a satisfactory standard is a mandatory requirement.

  • Class Profile

    Based on all online student classes of 2016



I loved the international aspect of studying online. It’s a very rewarding learning environment. I am absolutely happy with my choice, I’d do it again.
— Daniela Rochow, Germany
Brinsley Bailey
I love everything about the platform. It is so easy to navigate and the fact that I can access my work, view the online libraries, and talk to my classmates in one area is very useful.
— Brinsley Bailey, United Kingdom
Khanyiso Welile Giorgi
It would be ungracious to leave without extending a warm hand of gratitude for the cool and efficient manner in which you deal with all our queries (big and small).
Khanyiso Welile Giorgi, South Africa
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