How we weave impact and purpose into everything we do
Nearly a decade ago, with an audacious vision, we embarked on our remarkable journey. Since then, we have achieved and exceeded even our boldest aspirations.
CEO and President Linda Brown, with Vice-Chancellor Professor Alwyn Louw, share how our influence has continued to expand in extraordinary and measurable ways, as evidenced in the pages of our 2022-2023 Impact Report.
Previous Social Impact Reports
2019/2020 Social Impact ReportUnleashing... The power of U. We know that we made a difference. In 5 years, Torrens University Australia proved that public good can be delivered from private investment. To connect the world for good was not a lofty vision. It was a call to action, and a daily reminder that learning must be relevant and transformational.2020/2021 Social Impact ReportThe world changed. We responded. Higher education needed disrupting. The pandemic accelerated our action. Collectively, we created impact and this is how we did it. It’s our story of resilience, creativity, and triumph in the face of global disruption.
Certified B Corporation
We are unwavering in our mission to be a force for good in business and education. This is why we belong to the global B Corp movement.
As an international community of best practice, being a Certified B Corporation means we meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance and public transparency and legal accountability.
Providing open, accessible education is our ultimate goal.
Courses to drive impact
Challenging AgeismIn this one-hour course, you will explore what ageism is, where it comes from and the serious consequences it has for older people and the societies they live in. You will learn to recognise ageism, including within yourself, and explore a range of proactive strategies you can put in place to challenge it.Smart Skills Digital Badge endorsed by B Lab Australia & Aotearoa New ZealandChampioning Organisational Change & Driving Impact course helps you develop understanding of corporate social responsibility, organisational culture and the power of businesses to create positive change in the world. We are proud that this is endorsed by B Lab Australia & Aotearoa New Zealand, the organisation behind the globally recognised B Corp certification for social and environmental performance in business.Sport for Good: How sport can drive change for a better world
Our Sport for Good free online courses explore how sport can be a powerful driver for social change. The courses highlight how sporting organisations and individuals can make a positive impact on a global scale. Hear from sporting personalities who share their stories and discover how sport can play a leading role to create a better world.
Thin Ice VR Short CourseThis short course is the learning experience for those seeking to further their understanding of climate change and its impact on the Antarctic region. Created in consultation with legendary environmental activist and scientist Tim Jarvis, Thin Ice VR acts as the perfect supplement to the phenomenal Thin Ice VR experience.