Applications open from 1st April 2024

Module Code: MG5145

Micro-credential Overview

This Micro-credential will facilitate you to engage in changing organisational practices to make them more responsible, with a focus on transformative change. The Micro-credential provides a foundation to mainstream management concepts and follows by illustrating the application of responsible management and leadership in practice. Using a balance of theory and practice, including application of central tools such as stakeholder management in addressing the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), you will analyse key sustainability challenges encountered by business leaders, and generate real-life solutions towards resolving these.

Start Date

Academic Year 2024/25

Exact start date TBC

12 Weeks

Mode of Study and Assessment

The mode of study for this Micro-credential is online. Assessment will be carried out on a continuous basis.

NFQ Level and ECTS

Level 9


Application Process

From the 1st April you can apply for any University of Galway Micro-credential through our Online Application Portal

When completing your application please make sure to apply under CPC13 (Business & Management CPD) in the drop-down menu after selecting Standalone Module- Continuing Professional Development.

For this micro-credential, please copy and paste or type this into the text box under Module Name: MG5145

For more details, watch our tutorial on the Micro-credentials application process here

Course Fees


NB: This course has been approved by Galway Executive Skillnet for a fees subsidy of up to 30% for students whose company is a member of their network. For more information, contact: Galway Executive Skillnet – Eamonn Molloy at:

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Entry Requirements 

Applicants should be over 21 years of age. A Level 8 undergraduate is required.

Contact Information

If you have any queries please email: