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Being a Sustainable Entrepreneur (1 op)

Toteutuksen tunnus: NN00FK98-3005

Toteutuksen perustiedot


01.08.2023 - 31.07.2024


01.08.2023 - 31.08.2024


1 op


1 op






  • Englanti


10 - 200


  • Sanna Tahlo


Sanna Tahlo


  • 23KVHN2S
    Exchange Students International Business autumn 2023
  • 22IB
    International Business, syksy 2022, kaikki
  • 21IB
    International Business, syksy 2021, kaikki

Tavoitteet (OJ)

This course provides an introductory look into sustainable entrepreneurship and its key concepts. You will learn what it means to be(come) a sustainable entrepreneur using theoretical models, case-studies and reflection exercises.
At the end of the course you will have developed an understanding of sustainable entrepreneurship and what this means for your own life, profession and/or your start-up.

Other courses in this set include:
- Part 2: Sustainable business modelling
- Part 3: Measuring the impact of your actions

Note: it is not required to join all courses in this series. You can also enroll for just one course.

After the course, you:
• will understand the key elements of sustainability in a start-up setting
• will have learnt from at least one sustainable entrepreneur in Finland
• can evaluate your own affinity toward sustainable entrepreneurship

Sisältö (OJ)

This course will take place online. The course consists primarily of self-paced online learning using a series of short videos and learning exercises to achieve the learning outcomes. In addition to the online content, you will receive coaching sessions with your coach. During the course you will need to find, interview and reflect on the case of one ‘real’ sustainable entrepreneur of your choosing.

Lisätiedot (OJ)

This course is delivered by Titus van der Spek. Titus is a lecturer based in the Netherlands at the Hague University of Applied Sciences. He specializes in social entrepreneurship and innovation. If you have any questions about this course, please contact:
Titus van der Spek,

Arviointikriteerit, hyväksytty/hylätty (OJ)

Approved when you have demonstrated successful work towards the learning outcomes: you understand the main aspects of sustainable entrepreneurship. You can assess your own traits and connect them to sustainable entrepreneurship. You have completed the learning assignments, which includes an interview with a sustainable entrepreneur.

Failed if you have not succeeded in understanding the phenomena of sustainable entrepreneurship. You have not mastered the learning outcomes in a way that you could describe the required skills and asses your own capabilities in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship.



Lisätietoja opiskelijoille

This course is done completely online and independently in Moodle, and you can complete it at your own pace, at a time that suits you. You can start the course right away on Moodle. You don’t have to wait to be accepted on the course, you can start studying when you want.

In order to get the credits, you also have to sign up officially in Pakki (TAMK Students) / Cross-Institutional Service (TAU Students). Please note that during the holiday seasons there are delays in the awarding of credits.

The course on Moodle:
Key to sign up is: Sustain24

This Moodle is open 1.8.2023 - 31.8.2024.

TAMK students
Pakki + course code NN00FK98-3005

TAU students
Cross-institutional service + course code NN00FK98-3005

! TAU-student: Cross-Institutional Service will be closed on 31st of May – 31st of July. During that period, you can already start and do the course on Moodle. In August you have to sign up officially in Cross-Institutional Service and after that coach will register you and you will get your credits.