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MMM313 - Corporate Social Responsibility

Offering information:

Not offered in 2014.

Enrolment modes:
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

A Zutshi

Prerequisite:

Any three level 2 units

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour seminar per week

Note:

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.

Content

The aim of this unit is to enlighten and raise the awareness of students about the meaning and importance of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for organizations and their stakeholders. CSR has become essential for businesses (irrespective of their nature or size) and also for other not-for-profit organizations to remain viable and, more importantly, profitable. The unit will provide a grounding in the underlying theory and practice of CSR, and will explore the benefits of adopting a CSR approach to strategy and operations as well as the commitment required to do so.

Assessment

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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