Evaluate and critique the concept of social responsibility, understand the context of it and how it functions operationally and at the governance level.
|Paper title||Governance and Social Responsibility|
|Teaching period(s)||Semester 2
1st Non standard period (6 November 2023 - 23 February 2024) (Distance learning)
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,163.90|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- Limited to
- BCom(Hons), PGDipCom, MSusBus, MCom
- The N1 distance occurrence of this paper is only available to students enrolled in the MSusBus programme.
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- Teaching staff
Co-ordinator: Dr Jeff Foote
- Teaching Arrangements
The Distance Learning offering of this paper is taught remotely.
This paper is taught via 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
Students who successfully complete this paper will
- Develop an understanding of governance and social responsibility and what that might mean in the New Zealand business context
- Examine the nature and role that governance and social responsibility plays in creating organisational effectiveness
- Develop critical understandings of the literatures in the areas of governance And social responsibility and use this to make sense of case materials