Managing Organisational Sustainability (WORK2219)

UNIT OF STUDY

Managing organisational sustainability is critical to for effective, contemporary managers. This unit focuses on how to conceptualise and to practice sustainability in its broadest sense. Topics covered include the ethical aspects of management and organisational practice, corporate social responsibility, governance models in organisations and managing in diverse environments. Students will be encouraged to enhance their understanding of the roles and responsibilities of management and the impact of organisations on stakeholders including staff, government and community.

Further unit of study information

Classes

1x 2 hour lecture and 1x 1 hour tutorial hour per week

Assessment

individual reflection (15%), individual essay (25%), poster (25%), exam (25%), and tutorial attendance and participation (10%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

40 credit points worth of units of study

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.