MMM233 - Business and the Environment

Year: 2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Not offered 2018

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value:


Unit chair:

B Mitchell



Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class and 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Cloud (Online): 1 x 2 hour class (recordings provided) + 1 hour online seminar per week


This unit explores how sustainability issues affect businesses, as well as the strategies that organisations can use to integrate environmental considerations into their planning. Students will be provided with an overview of environmental, social and economic issues affecting business decisions and operations. Applied academic research and case studies will be used to inform students of recent responses to sustainability. Students will have the opportunity to examine and critique both sustainable and unsustainable behaviours and practice in our society.


Written assignment 1 1500 words 20%

Written assignment 2 3000 words 30%

Examination 2 hours 50%

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