BUS300 Business Ethics and Sustainability

Overview

B BUS (MGT and FIN) Core
B BUS (Accg) Elective

This subject provides an in-depth analysis of issues confronting managers in a rapidly changing world, including climate change, new forms of work, increased diversity in the workplace and corporate social responsibility. Contemporary ethical and environmental issues are examined and best practice managerial techniques are explored to show how these can improve both environmental outcomes of businesses and companies’ financial results and lead to new business opportunities. Students will have opportunities to apply broad theoretical and technical knowledge in developing and communicating solutions to complex problems. Students will also examine some western moral philosophy and apply it in an organisational context.

Prerequisites

MGT100 Introduction to Management
AND
BUS100 Professional Communication Skills (previously named Business Study Skills)