2020 unit offering information will be available in September 2019
The unit applies the concept of sustainability to contemporary business organisations by examining a range of innovative environmental and social management tools.
- Sustainability and business
- CSR & stakeholders
- Sustainable economics
- Sustainable Business Models 1
- Sustainable Business Models 2
- Energy, carbon & climate
- Waste, pollution & recycling
- Sustainable production, supply chains and consumption
- Strategy & sustainability
- Life cycle analysis and sustainability accounting
- Social business
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Evaluate the relevance of sustainability as a primary goal of business.||Lifelong learning|
|2||Apply the new models of sustainable business to transform conventional business organisations into sustainable organisations.||Ethical practice||Communication and social skills|
|3||Apply the sustainability paradigm to the traditional business functions of marketing, HRM, accounting, economics, supply chain management and management strategy.||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||Evaluate organisational performance against relevant sustainability benchmarks.||Intellectual rigour|
|5||Develop creative solutions to remove causes of unsustainability.||Creativity|
- Available as e-book only at http://www.wileydirect.com.au/buy/sustainability-in-australian-business-principles-and-practice/: Moscardo, G, Lamberton, G & Wells, G, et al. , 2013, Sustainability in Australian business: principles and practice, John Wiley & Sons, Milton.
- Prescribed text information is not currently available.
Teaching and assessment
|Workshop online 1.5 hours (12 weeks)|
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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