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Responsible Business: A Strategic Approach

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Module Convenor:  Wendy Chapple

Module Content:
This module provides an introduction to the manner in which social and environmenal problems are incorporated into corporate strategy. Large and small enterprises are having to adapt to governmental regulation, however many businesses are going above and beyond the standards required by regulation. The course will consist of two distinct but ultimately related elements. The first section examines global environmental and social issues, the development of strategies to address these issues and the debates surrounding them. The second section will consider the impact of such strategies on firm performance and behaviour.

Module Aims:
This module aims to introduce the concepts and frameworks used in the analysis of Corporate Social Responsibility.

Module Assessment:
Individual Essay/Case Study (4000 words) (100%)

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