This course focuses on the impact of businesses on the natural environment and how this impact can be minimised. It aims to provide students with a broad understanding of current environmental issues as they relate to managerial decisions in all aspects of organisational activities. Better understanding of the business-environment interface will enable more effective corporate environmental practice and decision-making.
- Trimester 1 - 2018
On successful completion of the course students will be able to:
1. Understand the processes by which environmental issues can be integrated into broader corporate strategy;
2. Understand the multifaceted impact of environmental issues on overall organisational activities; and
3. Obtain better understanding of the relationship between the natural environmental and specific organisational activities such as marketing, production, strategic planning & financing
Linking Business and the Environment
Fundamentals of Environmental Management
Managing the Environment
"Greening" Business Operations
Nil. The course is designed such that students do not need any specialised knowledge in either environmental issues or principles of business.
Essay: Essay 1
Essay: Essay 2
Online Learning Activity: Online Tutorial Discussion
Online Learning Activity: Online Tutorial Discussion-Facilitation
Self-Directed 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term