The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.
This program is designed for those looking to build their critical understanding of the Food & Agribusiness sector.
By the end of the program, learners will be able t
An Interactive Digital Learning Experience
The program is delivered by experts in a mix of interactive sessions, self-paced learning content and 1-to-1 coaching.
The focus of each module centres around business cases, aligning learners to the needs of the industry and honing their ability to identify and solve business dilemmas. This approach is similar to Harvard's style of teaching, updated to have a focus on online training and teamwork.
In addition to the core curriculum, learners will have full access to Agribusiness Academy's library of more than 200 digital courses. These will be available for completion throughout the duration of the program.
Module 1: Disruptive Food Value chainsAn overview of food supply and demand dynamics in different countries and what future food value chains will look like.Module 2: AgriFood Tech's Value to the Food Value ChainA look at food & agribusiness tech developments in western and emerging markets and their impact on food value chains.Module 3: Novel Foods and Changing Consumer PreferencesA study of the emergence of premium food marketplaces and how these are disrupting established supply chains....
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