Sustainable business and governance challenges

Please note this program will proceed subject to the government's COVID-19 health and travel restrictions, current at the time of travel.

Sustainable Business and Governance Challenges - Changing
the Future

4 - 15 July 2022

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BEX3723 / BEX5723 Engaging with international business

This unit may count as a capstone or an elective unit in your undergraduate or postgraduate degree

This future-oriented, intensive unit is offered in collaboration with Monash Business School, Sydney-based research firm Incept Labs and professional body IPA. Students will be provided an interdisciplinary space to undertake a facilitated Sustainable Futures Challenge through a 10-day intensive program, that aims to develop essential skills to meet future global social, economic and environmental challenges.

A focus is placed on exploring real-world sustainability and public governance challenges. In multidisciplinary teams, students compete against a cohort of their peers, working together with a client, undertaking their own independent research, creating their own stakeholder analyses, interrogating scenarios and alternatives, and deriving holistic solutions against real-world, complex sustainability problems.

This unit focuses on developing skills including self-management, leadership, analytical and critical mindsets, engaging with social, economic and environmental development issues and research, integrated problem solving, dealing with uncertainty, policy critique and development, communication and coordination.

Key dates

  • Application Deadline: 27 May 2022
  • Decision Date: 3 June 2022
  • Start Date: 4 July 2022
  • End Date: 15 July 2022