Field Course - Environmentally Sustainable Strategy & Operations - Harvard Business School MBA Program

Field Course - Environmentally Sustainable Strategy & Operations

Course Number 6141

Associate Professor Michael Toffel
Fall; Q1; Q2; 3 credits
17 sessions
Project

A 1.5-credit version of this course, consisting of only the 14 early class sessions, is offered as Environmentally Sustainable Strategy & Operations (course number 1145).

Course Content and Organization

Please see the entry for Environmentally Sustainable Strategy & Operations (course number 1145) for a description of the content and organization of the 14 early class sessions of the FIeld Course version.

Students taking the Field Course will form small teams to write a paper on a topic of their choice that complements the themes of the course, based on research from public sources and interviews with managers. The instructor meets periodically with each team to develop their idea. Teams will present conclusions to the class and, at their option, to senior management of their focal company.