Evaluate and critique the concept of social responsibility, understand the context of it and how it functions operationally and at the governance level.
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|Paper title||Governance and Social Responsibility|
|Teaching period||Second Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,058.71|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,692.94|
- 72 300-level MANT points
- More information link
- View more information about modules on the Department of Management's website.
- Teaching staff
- Co-ordinator: Dr Brian Spisak
- Teaching Arrangements
- Lectures, small group discussions and readings, case analysis and interaction with outside organisations.
- Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy,
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- Learning Outcomes
- Develop an understanding of social responsibility and what that might mean in the New Zealand business context
- Understand the concept of sustainability and how that relates to social responsibility, organisations and governance
- Examine the nature and role that governance plays in creating socially responsible organisations
- Develop critical understandings of the literatures in the areas of social responsibility, sustainability and governance and use those understandings to make sense of case material