To solve increasingly complex global issues, we need competencies in interpersonal- / intercultural- / organizational communication. This course help you take a step toward the next phase of human communication. In so doing, you will develop a new level of awareness – global integral competence – which incorporates a more complete human and societal dimension of experience (body, mind, culture, system).
Course Description This course is based around a common theme: the Mind. We start small, exploring the inner workings of our atomic world, examining how atoms form molecules, and eventually how these molecules and macromolecules behave and work together in living systems through the study of basic biochemistry and molecular biology. You will study how […]
This course provides a broad overview of the interactions between the economy and our environment and humanity, from the constraints of finite resources, to the activities that drive climate change, to equality for all.
Many companies often overlook the fact that innovation not only needs to be implemented in the culture but by the culture. Successful virtual project management and leadership occur when task, people and change are in balance. This course prepares you to innovate and balance task, people and change in a global work environment, lead collaborative work teams with intelligence, and operate as a grounded visionary change agent.
This course on Innovation and Entrepreneurship is based on Darin Eich’s book “Innovation Step-by-Step”. It will help you to master the “Innovation Step-by-Step” system, generate hundreds of ideas and take the first steps towards launching these ideas and creating your own business.
This course introduces you to the tools used by the world’s best thinkers and will exemplify the activities and practice you can use to emulate them. With enough practice, you too will become the best thinker you can be.
This course is designed for people with a social vision and a strong personal drive. By learning to apply business model generation, new media marketing, network activation, presentation techniques and team management strategies, you will work in teams to design and implement your own change project or social enterprise that makes a difference in the real world.
In a world that is becoming more violent every year, is there anything more important than finding ways of conflict that are less destructive yet still allow us to stand for our most heart-felt values, and win, without destroying our cultures, national infrastructures, or global environment? This course will help you understand the history of non-violent conflict, the theories supporting its use and how they can be applied in various contexts around the world.