MPT704 - Managing for Environmental Sustainability
Not offered in 2012.
Trimester 2 (as part of a study tour to Malaysia)
|Unit chair:||M Taghian|
Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.
This unit is designed to give students an integrated understanding of environmental sustainability issues as they relate to business management. The unit will provide managers with a conceptual framework for analysing and developing a strategic response to environmental issues and an understanding of the potential business case for sustainability. An integrated overview of human, business and ecological sustainability is presented during the course. Students will address a series of environmental issues and analyse case studies. A problem-based learning approach will guide students to examine critically current business principles and practices as they relate to environmental sustainability.
Assignment 1 (individual) 3000 words 40%, assignment 2 (individual) 4500 words 60%