Professional Seminar in Sustainability

People with signs supporting a green economy.

Working towards a green economy is one of many steps organizations and businesses must take to achieve sustainability. This course discusses the sustainability issues organizations face and the measures that are being taken to address these problems. (Image by Green Jobs Now on Flickr.)


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Spring 2010



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Sustainability challenges organizations to address the implications – and responses – in their own operations and supply chain, products/services/markets, and community responsibilities. This course exposes students to professionals and organizations who are actively working toward making their organizations and industries sustainable.

Sarah Slaughter. 15.972 Professional Seminar in Sustainability, Spring 2010. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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