Sustainability and Business Innovation (Repeat)

openSAP
Online

Free

Important information

  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

If you would like to enroll for this course, there are no formal prerequisites or limitations. The course is free and open for everyone. Just register for an account on openSAP and go for the course!

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

SAP
Innovation
Team Training
Sustainability
Sustainable Strategies

Course programme

Course Details


    • Starting from: September 9, 2015, 9:00 UTC (What does this mean?)

    • Duration: 6 weeks (4 - 6 hours per week)

    • Final exam: October 21, 2015, 9:00 UTC - October 29, 2015, 9:00 UTC

    • Course language: English

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Course Content

Week 1: The Business Case for Sustainability

The week contains the following units: Welcome; Root Causes; Sustainable Value Creation; Engaging Top Management; Organizational Setup for Sustainability & The Role of IT



Week 2: Sustainable Strategies

The week contains the following units: Crafting a Sustainable Strategy; Stakeholders and Materiality; Analysis and Target Setting; Examples of Environmentally Driven Initiatives; Examples of Socially Driven Initiatives & Examples of Transformational Innovation



Week 3: Sustainable Business Processes (Part 1)

The week contains the following units: Embedding Sustainability Into Business Processes; Sustainable Design; Sustainable Sourcing and Procurement; Sustainable Production & Sustainable Logistics



Week 4: Sustainable Business Processes (Part 2)

The week contains the following units: Sustainable Consumption; Sustainable End-of-Life Processes; Environmental and Social Capital Accounting; Sustainability in Finance and Administration; Sustainability in HR & Sustainability in IT, aka Green IT



Week 5: Stakeholder Engagement

The week contains the following units: Engaging Line of Business Leaders; Engaging Employees; Engaging Society - Corporate Social Responsibility; Engaging Business Partners, Authorities and Opinion Leaders & Engaging Investors



Week 6: Sustainability Reporting

The week contains the following units: Purpose, Audiences and Standards; Data Quality and Assurance; Integrated Reporting; Report Delivery; Rankings and Recognition & Recap of Key Course Learnings



Week 7: Final Exam



Target Audience


    • Students, young professionals and experts

    • Professionals working with SAP customers, SAP customers’ suppliers, prospects or partners

    • SAP employees

    • The public



Course Requirements


    • Basic understanding of business and administration processes

    • Basis understanding of industry value chains

    • Basic understanding of information technology (IT)

    • Interest in sustainability



Development Systems

No development systems are required for this class.