Business Design and Planning

Parsons School of Design: Design & Management

Business Design and Planning
Spring 2017
Taught By: Laura Simao
Section: B

Course Reference Number: 5492

Credits: 3

This course introduces system dynamics in the context of sustainable design of the operations of a business. Sourcing materials, resource allocation and post-production impacts are analyzed as elements that contribute to the overall economic, social and environmental footprint of a product or service. Students apply the insights and methodologies gained in this course by developing operational plans that propose innovative and sustainable alternatives to familiar business practices.

Open to: BBA in Strategic Design and Management majors only. Pre-requisite(s): LMTH 2014 Quantitative Reasoning 2.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Design & Management (PUDM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 25