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MMM313 - Corporate Social Responsibility

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

A Zutshi


Any three level 2 units



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week


You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


This unit takes a critical perspective on the importance of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for organizations and their stakeholders. CSR has become essential for businesses and for not-for-profit organisations to remain viable and, more importantly, profitable. The unit provides an advanced examination of the underlying theories and practice of CSR. it also explores the benefits of adopting a CSR approach to strategy and operations as well as the commitment required to do so.


Assessment 1 (Individual) Written Report Part 1 (500 words), Part 2 (3000 words) - 50%

Assessment 2 (Group - 4 students) Presentation (3000 words equivalent) - 50%

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