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BMBA510 Leading Sustainable Enterprises

Concepts and approaches to provide an appreciation of sustainability and sustainable development in relation to business, and the legal, institutional, national and global contexts of sustainability.

Understand key current environmental issues and future possibilities. Concepts and approaches to sustainability in relation to business.

Paper title Leading Sustainable Enterprises
Paper code BMBA510
Subject Business Administration
EFTS 0.1250
Points 15 points
Teaching period(s) 2nd Non standard period (4 September 2017 - 20 October 2017), 3rd Non standard period (30 October 2017 - 15 December 2017), 4th Non standard period (4 September 2017 - 20 October 2017), 5th Non standard period (15 May 2017 - 30 June 2017), 1st Non standard period (27 July 2017 - 6 September 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,101.25
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,750.00

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Limited to
DipBusAdmin, MBA, PGDipHealMgt, MHealSc
Contact
mbainfo@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convenor: Susan Steer
Textbooks
Course Reader
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Learning aims and objectives of the paper:
  • To grasp the concepts and gain an appreciation of sustainability and sustainable development, in relation to business
  • To consider the key current environmental issues and future possibilities
  • To explore the legal, institutional, global and national contexts of sustainability
  • To be able to measure the sustainability of current practice through TBL reporting and carbon and ecological foot printing
  • To consider how business is currently 'doing' sustainability and evaluate what that means
  • To evaluate how participants can bring about more sustainable operations in their own lives and organisations
  • To examine one's own leadership style through the lens of contemporary leadership theories
  • To explore how one's behaviour affects others
  • To align appropriate behaviours to achieve strategic actions through others

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Timetable

2nd Non standard period (4 September 2017 - 20 October 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

3rd Non standard period (30 October 2017 - 15 December 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

4th Non standard period (4 September 2017 - 20 October 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

5th Non standard period (15 May 2017 - 30 June 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

1st Non standard period (27 July 2017 - 6 September 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Concepts and approaches to provide an appreciation of sustainability and sustainable development in relation to business, and the legal, institutional, national and global contexts of sustainability.

Understand key current environmental issues and future possibilities. Concepts and approaches to sustainability in relation to business.

Paper title Leading Sustainable Enterprises
Paper code BMBA510
Subject Business Administration
EFTS 0.1250
Points 15 points
Teaching period(s) 4th Non standard period (13 August 2018 - 5 October 2018), 1st Non standard period (11 June 2018 - 27 July 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
DipBusAdmin, MBA, PGDipHealMgt, MHealSc
Contact
mbainfo@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convenor: Susan Steer
Textbooks
Course Reader
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, interdisciplinary perspective, lifelong learning, communication, critical thinking, cultural understanding, ethics, environmental literacy, information literacy, research, self-motivation, teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Learning aims and objectives of the paper:
  • To grasp the concepts and gain an appreciation of sustainability and sustainable development, in relation to business
  • To consider the key current environmental issues and future possibilities
  • To explore the legal, institutional, global and national contexts of sustainability
  • To be able to measure the sustainability of current practice through TBL reporting and carbon and ecological foot printing
  • To consider how business is currently 'doing' sustainability and evaluate what that means
  • To evaluate how participants can bring about more sustainable operations in their own lives and organisations
  • To examine one's own leadership style through the lens of contemporary leadership theories
  • To explore how one's behaviour affects others
  • To align appropriate behaviours to achieve strategic actions through others

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Timetable

4th Non standard period (13 August 2018 - 5 October 2018)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

1st Non standard period (11 June 2018 - 27 July 2018)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard