The 103 program looks at the bigger picture and supports decision-making for systems level change within the workplace context. Level up with carbon and future positive initiatives, build leadership skills for internal and external momentum, understand sustainable design strategies and create products and services that fit into the circular economy.



  • Advanced tools for transitioning to the Circular Economy

  • Systems thinking, dynamics, mapping and Interventions

  • Business ethics, integrity and how to create and implement a Theory of Change

  • Advanced sustainability in business decision-making techniques

  • Downloadable workbook with 9 activities for advancing the transformation to a circular and sustainable business


Available for this course

Certificates are issued by the UnSchool (using third party certifier upon successful and demonstrable completion of all course elements. Accredible uses bank-level encryption and blockchain logging to ensure legitimacy and verification, and offers easy to share credentials that you can receive as a downloadable PDF, share on LinkedIn and other digital platforms. Accredible also allows you to control your own data via their credential portal, accessible for free when you receive any certificates or badges.

Your Facilitator

Instructor Bio:

Sustainability provocateur, award-winning designer, 2016 UNEP Champion of the Earth, and creative changemaker pioneer, Dr. Leyla Acaroglu challenges people to think differently about how the world works. As the founder of the UnSchool and creator of the Disruptive Design Method, Leyla weaves together her skills as a designer, sociologist, and social entrepreneur to create highly immersive educative experiences. She is a renowned international expert on systems thinking and sustainability, running workshops around the world and designing activating experiences, gamified toolkits, and unique educational experiences that help equip people with the tools to intervene and change systems to make the status quo obsolete. Sought after for her unique approach to activating positive social change by design, Leyla's main-stage TED talk on sustainability has been viewed over a million times, and she is the author of several handbooks, as well as an op ed contributor for major publications like the New York Times.

Dr. Leyla Acaroglu

UnSchool Founder + Global Change Maker



  • 02

    Download the Workbook

    • Download the Sustainability in Business Action Workbook: Part 3

  • 03

    ReCap: Polices and Sustainability Reporting

    • Recap from the 102 Program

    • Overview of Sustainability Reporting & Investing

    • Environmental Management and Assessment

    • Eco Labels

    • Policy Development Action Checklist

    • Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting Overview and Examples

  • 04

    Part 1: Transitioning to and Designing for The Circular Economy

    • Introduction to Advanced Circular Thinking & Design

    • Circular Design

    • Circular Thinking Toolbox

    • Download the Circular Economy ReDesign Workshop Kit

    • Circular and Sustainable Design Strategies

    • Creating Sustainability Enhancing Experiences

    • Additional Resources and Links

    • Part 1 Activity Worksheets

  • 05

    Part 2: Systems Thinking in Business Decision Making

    • Introduction to Systems Thinking

    • Developing a Systems Mindset

    • Systems Dynamics

    • Systems Dynamics

    • Systems Mapping

    • Systems Mapping

    • Identifying Systems Archetypes

    • Systems Archetypes

    • Additional Resources and Links

    • Part 2 Activity Worksheets

  • 06

    Part 3: Business Ethics, Integrity and Theory of Change

    • Business Ethics and Integrity

    • Integrity and Ethics

    • Theory of Change

    • Theory of Change

    • Theory of Change Worksheet

    • Mastering Change

    • A lesson on ethics from Mr Nobel

    • The Disruptive Design Method

    • Additional Resources and Links

    • Part 3 Activity Worksheets

  • 07

    Knowledge Check

    • Check Your Knowledge Retention with this 10-Part Quiz

  • 08

    Next Steps

    • Access and share your Certificate of Completion


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