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Managing Organisational Sustainability - WORK3204

Year - 2019

Managing organisational sustainability is critical 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 are encouraged to enhance their understanding of the roles and responsibilities of management and the impact of organisations on stakeholders including staff, government and community.

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

Assessment
mid-semester test (15%); tutorial participation (10%); sustainability presentations (15%); real-world project essay (20%); final exam (40%)

Assumed knowledge
WORK1004 or WORK2201

Pre-requisites

Completion of at least 48 credit points

Prohibitions

WORK2219

Details

Faculty: Business (Business School)

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Work and Organisational Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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