Kickstart your sustainability journey
Go beyond the basics of sustainability and kick start your journey with practical steps and innovative approaches to help drive a resilient and thriving future.
Level 8 – NZQA accredited
8 weeks, part-time, online
US$259 inc GST
Next intake: 20th March 2023
Applications Close: 26th September 2022
Duration: 8 weeks, part-time
Study mode: Online facilitated sessions (3 in total) and weekly self-directed learning
Fees: $450 inc GST (Scholarships & 10% earlybird discount available)
International fees: $1,500 inc GST
A compact online course about sustainability to enable you to start actioning real, authentic and ongoing change.
Throughout this online course you’ll cover a range of innovative and diverse approaches to sustainability underpinned by indigenous values – helping you to create a long term vision while balancing the impact on current and future generations.
You’ll be guided by our knowledge experts on key themes such as the current state of sustainability, current global challenges, beyond linear thinking, social and environmental justice, economic inclusiveness, community and collaboration, culturally sustainable approaches to sustainability, indigenous values and perspectives, climate change, and leadership for change.
After the 8 weeks you’ll have knowledge, tools and capability to begin to make practical changes in your context that will ultimately lead to a thriving and sustainable future for all.
8 weeks of part-time study, online.
As part of this micro-credential you will be required to dedicate the following time:
Domestic (NZ student fees): $450 inc GST
International students: $1,500 inc GST
Get a 10% earlybird discount if you apply 4 weeks before the programme start date, making the domestic fees just $405 inc GST.
We are offering a range of different scholarship options in 2022. Find out more about our scholarships and how to apply.
2023 scholarships will be announced soon.
To be enrolled in this NZQA-accredited micro-credential you must either:
Please contact us to discuss your individual circumstances, we value life experience and acknowledge that not everyone has an academic background, but that should not be a barrier to your learning.
This programme is available to study as an international student either via online distance learning or if you currently reside in New Zealand and your visa conditions allow study. To find out more about studying with The Mind Lab as an international student, and for programme fees, visit our International Students page.
This micro-credential is stackable! Credits earned can be stacked towards a Master’s Degree. Find out how it works.
This programme is the perfect taster to lead into our Postgraduate Certificate in Leading Change for Good. This is a 34 week, part-time programme that goes in-depth into research, discussions and case studies showcasing contemporary leadership approaches to drive change for positive impact on communities, organisations and businesses.
Learners on the programme complete a detailed change strategy that harnesses leadership to create sustainable, authentic value in NZ’s changing social, economic, political, and cultural environments.
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