System Dynamics-based Development Planning Course

Course

Blended learning

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Offered by

Millennium Institute

University of Bergen

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Length
8 weeks
Effort
8 weeks
Level
Introductory
Language
English
Region
World
Venue
Bergen, Norway
Certificate
No
Price
Free

Course summary

The course uses System Dynamics principles and methods to give participants a holistic view of the factors that drive sustainable development and to illuminate the specific country dynamics that impact attainment of policy objectives within the context of the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs.

About this course

The course duration is 8 weeks: 4 weeks online, 4 weeks face-to-face. The course is free but participants are responsible for their travel, accommodation, and living expenses.

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Target audience

Development professionals responsible for developing policies and programs aimed at meeting the SDGs.

Learning objectives

Participants develop expertise to understand, map, and analyze complex sustainable development challenges; and to determine the best approaches to solve them using a systems perspective. Participants gain knowledge about robust multi-sector and multi-disciplinary strategy development, policy design, and decision making within the context of 2030 Agenda.