Sustainable Development and Business (ESDB) 619

Sustainable Development and Business

Delivery Mode: Online

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: Students must have successfully completed Phase 1 of the MBA program before taking this course.

Faculty: Faculty of Business

Program: Master of Business Administration

For current students a detailed course description is available in the MBA student handbook. For anyone not in the program interested in this course please visit the following website: http://business.athabascau.ca/graduate-program/sustainable-development-and-business-esdb-619/

Description

In this course students discuss the concept of sustainable development as a proposed solution to an array of global and local concerns. The course examines issues such as alignment of economic and environmental objectives, green technology, triple bottom line reporting, CSR, leadership and governance in context of sustainable development.

Athabasca University Library: Students are encouraged to browse the Library's Web site to review the Library collection of journal databases, electronic journals, and digital reference tools: http://library.athabascau.ca.

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized-study counterparts.