Learning lane: Circular Economy for Sustainable Growth 15 cr
McKinsey: “Adopting circular-economy principles could not only benefit Europe environmentally and socially but could also generate a net economic benefit of €1.8 trillion by 2030.”
The learning lane is designed to equip the student with a well-rounded understanding of how to
plan, implement, execute and measure the success of circular economy initiatives within a modern, internationally oriented company.
Learning lane has a very practical approach, which will expose the students to real-life tools and techniques while preparing
the student for various positions within the circular economy field. All student tasks are linked to actual challenges faced by companies.
Upon successful completion of the 15cr learning line, student has an increased professional knowledge of tools and concepts
relevant in building circular economy business models and has an appreciation and motivation for working towards a circular economy. The student can skillfully use service design methodology to create a service concept based on circular business model and
can act as a valuable part of a sustainability team.
Circular Economy for Sustainable Growth 15 cr consists of 3 courses: Towards a Sustainable Consumer Society (5cr), New Business Models in Circular Economy (5cr) and Service Design for Circular Economy (5cr). Courses include lectures, online workshops and learning solutions with a joint company assignment focusing on creating circular business model solutions for companies with the help of service design.
The learning lane will start with a joint kick-off in January 2022.
Read more about previous course achievements:
Student project in Spring 2020: https://www.3amk.fi/2021/06/18/kevaan-3amk-osaamispolulla-kehitettiin-kiertotalouden-palvelukonsepteja-k-raudalle/
Student project in Spring 2020: https://www.laurea.fi/ajankohtaista/opiskelijaprojektit/kestavan-kehityksen-palveluista-lisaarvoa-kauppakeskuksen-asiakkaille/
Primary enrollment for this learning lane for spring 2022 starts on November 29th at 8:00 and ends on December 12th 2021 at 23:59.