Course name Business Opportunity Recognition in Energy, Materials and Industry
Course date 17.05.2023 - 31.12.2023
Institution Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field Business HUB
Teacher Hye Jung-Majanen
Available for open UAS No
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 17.05.2023 - 15.12.2023

Business Opportunity Recognition in Energy, Materials and Industry

17.05.2023 - 31.12.2023

Course description

  • The learner recognizes the SDGs in the context of business in energy, material and industry sector.
  • The learner learns how to apply SDGs to recognize business opportunities in energy, material and industry sector.
  • The learner gets inspired from successful business cases related with sustainibility, in the field of circular industrial process, innovative building material and renewable energy.
  • Introductory chapter on the UN Sustainable Development Goals that are closely linked to energy, materials and industry.
  • Megatrends and sustainable development in the energy, materials and industry sectors.Motivation, network building and resources
  • Business modelling for sustainable development in these sectors.



Assessment criteria

The student has achieved the course objectives fairly. The student will be able to identify, define and use the course subject area’s concepts and models. The student understands the criteria and principles of the expertise development.

Course way of working and time table

The course is a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) that is completed online (fully distance learning) in the MOOC online learning environment (itslearning Learning Management System).

Flexible start. There are no attendance requirements. You can study the contents at your own pace. The course is offered on a continuous basis til 31.12.2023.

Course info

All course materials are located on the course MOOC platform.

Course additional info

Self-paced. Recommended time or stage of studies for completion: The course can be completed any time during the studies.