Leading Beyond Sustainability Micro-credential
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
Note: our October 2021 intake is full, intakes for 2022 are now open.
Next intake: Starts 11th Oct 2021 (intake currently full)
Applications close: 8th Oct 2021
Duration: 8 weeks, part-time
Study mode: Online fortnightly facilitated sessions and self-directed learning
Fees: $900 (incl GST)
Result: Level 8 (15 credits)
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:
Due to unprecedented demand, and the importance of this topic, we have increased the intake size, so there are 50 places on each intake. Apply now for our 2022 intakes.
The full programme fees for domestic students in 2022 are $900 (incl. GST).
For our October 2021 intake all domestic applicants will receive the Aotearoa Sustainability Scholarship – which covers the full fees for the programme. The scholarship is available for our first intake only.
We have a range of full fees scholarships for our learners.
To be enrolled in this NZQA-accredited micro-credential you must either:
Please contact us to discuss your individual circumstances.
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 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.
Saskia is a devoted fighter for a better world. One that is socially just, economically inclusive & environmentally restorative.
She has years of experience working on collaborative social efforts with vision and engagement and a real focus on action.
“I am incredibly excited to support anyone in any way that I can; the time for change is now, and we don’t have much time…”
“That’s why it’s important to have the tools not only to identify change solutions, but to scale them up, accelerate them, and allow them to have maximum impact.”
Click here to learn more about Saskia.
Enquire about our Leading Beyond Sustainability Micro-credential and one of our outreach team will get in touch to answer any questions you may have.