Sustainable

DEVELOPMENT

and social

responsibility

TWO-WEEK SUMMER PROGRAM IN SÃO PAULO

July 2nd -July 14th, 2017

This program aims to enhance a your knowledge of concepts, discourses, practices and relevance of social responsibility and sustainability in modern management and corporate strategy.  Through the detection of ways to create strategies focused on socially conscious development, the program will encourage you to mobilize and transform their social and environmental realities.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The course introduces learners to sustainable development and its impact on companies and people.

Learners will explore how human societies and companies need to develop new strategies and mindsets to face global challenges i. e. global warming, population increase, hungry, poverty, etc.
 
The program aims to contribute to an expanded view of sustainable development and, furthermore, a Brazilian sociocultural and linguistic immersion -- by incorporating Portuguese classes to better connect with the local culture. By focusing on providing a local reference frame the program will enhance your knowledge of the concepts, discourses, practices and relevance of social responsibility and sustainability in Brazilian management and corporate strategy.
 
The in-class format will consist of dialogues, analyses and discussions of actual case studies; while promoting activities through practicum project(s) and applied exercises in work groups. Portuguese classes will introduce grammar, vocabulary, communicative functions, and sociocultural content, compatible with A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEF). 

ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Subject area                                             Sustainability; Business;                                                                                                          Marketing                    
Language of instruction                                       English
Contact hours                                                  Class hours: 48 hrs
                                                                      (+ 12 hrs of individual study)                                                
Academic requirements                            Higher education 
                                                                     students or former students
                                            of any field with at least B2 English-level
Location                                                                     São Paulo, Brazil        
Price                                             Early bird registration fee: USD 50

                                                                                   Register fee: USD 150

                                                                           Package price: USD 2,370

Course date                        July 2nd, 2017 to July 14th, 2017
Application deadlines         Feb 28th – Early bird (USD 100                                                                      discount on registration fee);

                                                 May 1st – Final deadline

PROGRAM FACULTY 

connect with the professor

a 50-minute online info session

EXPLORE THE

ESPM 

SUMMER LAB

this program is 1 of 2 in a Summer Program Series

SUMMER LAB

SOCIAL

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Projects and actions that aim for a better world and society

ABOUT ESPM

ESPM is regarded as one of the best universities in Brazil, particularly recognized for its marketing and advertising programs.  The university has over 50 years of tradition and keeps improving and innovating their courses and methods.  

 

This summer program will be hosted at ESPM -- with Campus Brasil supporting participants' lodging, transportation, experiential interactions and cultural immersion.

WHY SÃO PAULO?

The course introduces learners to sustainable development and its impact it has on companies and people. It explores how human societies and companies need to develop new strategies and mindsets to face the global challenges i. e. global warming, population increase, hungry, poverty, etc.  

 

The program aims to contribute to an expanded view of sustainable development and, furthermore, a Brazilian sociocultural and linguistic immersion -- by incorporating Portuguese classes to better connect with the local culture. By focusing on providing a local reference frame the program will enhance your knowledge of the concepts, discourses, practices and relevance of social responsibility and sustainability in Brazilian management and corporate strategy.  

 

The in-class format will consist of dialogues, analyses and discussions of actual case studies; while promoting activities through practicum project(s) and applied exercises in work groups. Portuguese classes will introduce grammar, vocabulary, communicative functions, and sociocultural content, compatible with A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEF). 

* Source: Green Building Council

AGENDA

Day 2 - 

  • CORE CLASSES: Sustainability and Social Responsibility Strategies

Day 3 - 

  • NGO VISIT

Day 1 - Arrival

 

  • WELCOME ORIENTATION

  • CORE CLASSES: World and Brazil Challenges Plan B 4.0 Sustainability concepts

HOUSING 

Mere blocks from campus, you will be within walking distance of both class and restaurants, as well as São Paulo’s famous green space — Ibirapuera Park. 

Vila Mariana is a neighborhood full of sites and sounds. Home to many students, the neighborhood hosts colorful street art and meeting places.

 

The accommodation is a shared double-room in a hotel. Equipped with a comfortable full-sized bed, private bathroom, desk, refrigerator (mini) and television.

APPLY NOW

Registration until April 14th, 2017

PROGRAM INVESTMENT

 

$ 2,370* per participant (special price for those applying for social entrepreneurship program as well)

WHAT´S INCLUDED:
  • Program design and delivery
  • Certificate and academic transcript from ESPM
  • Faculty and Academic interactions at ESPM
  •  Entrepreneurial project support and coordination
  • 2 visits/interactions with Brazilian companies and/or organizations
  • Campus Brasil coordination support providing in-country support to the group *24/7 (Campus Brasil is centrally located in São Paulo providing support for the group for the entirety of the program)
  • Accommodation in São Paulo for 12 nights in a 3-star hotel; students will be in double rooms (respecting gender identities); single room option is available and it costs USD 350 (Breakfasts included)
  • A1 Portuguese Classes
  • Cultural excursions: Get to know the main spots of the city of São Paulo with guided tours
  • Public transportation card: good for metros (subway) and buses in São Paulo
  • Coordination of Optional Workshops + Service Project(s)
  • Taxes

Rua Belmiro Braga, 46

São Paulo - SP - Brazil

05432-020

 

+ 55 11 2679 0555

+ 55 11 2532 5082

info@campusb.org

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