Degree: Pegaso University
Hours - ECTS: 72 ECTS
Duration: 12 monthsPresentationThe Official Master's Degree in Sustainable Development Goals, or Master's Degree in ODS , is a training with a degree from the Pegaso University of Italy, and a certificate from CIFAL Miami (from the United Nations) directed by Smartly, Social Entrepreneurship in ODS in alliance with Aucal Business School that comes to deliver a real contribution to the global-local community contributing to the transformation process of the world affected by all current events and promoting greater inclusion of the human being with preservation of the planet.
The Sustainable Development Goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted by the Member States of the United Nations, as indicated in its preamble, constitute "a plan of action in favor of people, the planet and prosperity. It also aims to strengthen universal peace within a broader concept of freedom (...) the eradication of poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest challenge facing the world and is an indispensable requirement for sustainable development. "
In correspondence with this purpose, this master's degree in SDG seeks to contribute to the achievement of the goals of the 2030 Agenda through the contribution of conceptual and management tools for the application of the SDGs. The orientation of the contents and the training methodology allow promoting the development of lines of action not only at the national level, but also, and especially, at the sub-national and local levels.
In this sense, this SDG program seeks to work on the issue on two axes of equal importance: developing capacities inherent to leadership on the global agenda and training citizens to recognize their rights in the SDGs.Academic programThe study plan is organized from a Local-Global perspective where the new approach of the New Urban Agenda with localization of the SDGs is incorporated into the topics already known to every administrator, it seeks to demonstrate how in this way a greater optimization of resources, generate consensus, and promote active citizenship as a path to social peace. As well as forming global leaderships committed to the new agenda that the population requires.Mandatory SubjectsInduction to the SDGs
Communication in ODS
Sustainable Cities and Tourism
Local Development and Rooting
Mobility and Sustainable Urbanization
Culture of Peace and Resilience
Final Master's Thesis (TFM)Optative subjectsAcademy and ODS
Planning and Measurement in ODS
Public Policies for SustainabilityFieldwork in Management and ODSIn 2022 (optional, once the Master has finished).ItalyODS Localization Workshop (face-to-face one week at Pegaso University of Italy)EcuadorResearch stay (one month in person at the Private Technical University of Loja, UNESCO UTPL Chair, Ecuador)