The course will include both academic lectures, discussion periods and more practical approaches that will include assignments, group work and field trips.
The Sustainable Leadership program is split in two parts:
Part 1: Nordic Leadership Model; Servant leadership; Leading changes; Practical training in leadership; Leadership in NGO´s; Leading Changes; Leadership Communication; Leadership Attributes. Leadership - company visits.
Part 2: Sustainability; Corporate Social Responsibility; Global Trends – Local Consequence; Social Justice and Human rights; Business Ethics and Social Entrepreneurship.
Personal Responsibility: The individual as a Sustainable Leader. A visit to sustainable companies in Iceland.
Applicants have to be at least 18 years old and must have an educational background equivalent to one year at a university before the beginning of the program.
Seminars, accommodation, trips and full board: 3.500 €
The trips include: Volcanoes, caves, waterfalls, natural springs, birdwatching, hiking, midnight sun, a boat trip, Golden Circle trip and trips to the scenes of famous movies.
Students from Bifröst partner universities get 25% discount. Early bird discount of 10% is available if applied before February 1, 2019. Groups of 5 students or more get 10% discount. The maximum discount a single student can get is 25%.
The application deadline is June 1, 2019. (We consider late applications.)
|Academic level(s)||Bachelor, Master, PhD, Other|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Fields of study||Business and administration (broad programmes)Management and administration|
|Teaching place||Bifröst, Iceland|
|Tags||field schoolsummer schoolsustainabilityleadership|