ENVRES 380:
Innovating Large Scale Sustainable Transformations (SUST 230)
This class establishes innovation of systemic transformations as a crucial leadership modality. It gives students the mindsets, theoretical framework, and handson experience in shaping innovative interventions that bring about scaled and profound transformations in the face of complex multifactorial challenges. Students are immersed in the Deep Change Methodology, which combines systems thinking, strategy, design thinking, behavioral sciences, resilience theory, diffusion theory, decision theory, and a theoretical framework around scaled multistakeholder interventions. Tools and theories introduced in class will be used to structure largescale transformations that simultaneously create sustainability and resilience on environmental, societal, and economic fronts. This projectbased teambased class challenges students to find solutions for complex real world challenges. Consent of instructor required. Class meets Fridays 9:30am4:20pm, Weeks 19. Lunch is provided. Final presentations on Friday of week 9, 37:30pm.
Terms: Spr

Units: 34

Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)