Impact Investment Online Course
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Impact investment online course
This impact investment online course is designed to introduce students to the concept of impact investing and its potential to generate positive social and environmental outcomes while generating financial returns. The course will provide an overview of the impact investing landscape, including key players, investment vehicles, and deal flow. Students will learn about the unique characteristics of impact investments and how to assess and manage risk. The course will also explore the role of impact investing in achieving global sustainable development goals. Upon completion of the course, students will have a better understanding of the opportunities and challenges associated with impact investing.
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Understand the definition of impact investing and its role in creating social and environmental change.
2. Describe the key characteristics of impact investments and how they differ from traditional investments.
3. Understand the landscape of the impact investing industry, including key players, investment vehicles, and deal flow.
4. Analyze opportunities and risks associated with impact investments.
5. Evaluate the potential of impact investing to generate positive social and environmental outcomes while achieving financial returns.
6. Develop a framework for assessing the impact of an investment on society and the environment.
7. Understand the role of impact investing in achieving global sustainable development goals.
Introduction to Impact Investing
Lecture 1: What is Impact Investing?
Lecture 2: History of Impact Investing
Lecture 3: The Impact Investment Landscape
Characteristics of Impact Investments
Lecture 1: Key Characteristics of Impact Investments
Lecture 2: Assessing Risk in Impact Investments
The Role of Impact Investing in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals
Lecture 1: Overview of Sustainable Development Goals
Lecture 2: Case Studies of impact investments aligned with SDGs.
Lecture 3: Critiques of Impact Investing and SDGs
Assessment and Management of Impact Investments
Lecture 1: Methods for Assessing Impact Investments
Lecture 2: Managing Risk in Impact Investments
At the conclusion of this course, students will be able to effectively assess and manage impact investments in order to achieve social and environmental outcomes while generating financial returns. Students will learn about key characteristics of impact investments, as well as various methods for assessing and managing risk. Additionally, they will gain a deeper understanding of how impact investing can play a role in achieving global sustainable development goals. Whether you are an experienced investor or just starting out, this course is sure to provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the rapidly-growing field of impact investing.