After completing the study unit you are able to:
Online study unit in Canvas. You are able to study the first three modules (Environmental, Social and Economic responsibility) independently and at your own pace. These modules must be done in numerical order and they are assessed automatically. In these modules you will learn the basic principles of environmental, social and economic responsibility in business operations.
In the last module of the course you will collaborate in teams to analyse and come up with recommendations for improving sustainability in a case organisation’s operations. Please study also the group work assignment already in the beginning so that you can start to form a team and to find a suitable company to analyse.
In addition to the assignments given in the modules, you will also keep a Learning Diary throughout the study unit. Please follow carefully the guidance for the Learning Diary.
The study unit will be evaluated based on your individual assignments, CSR Report and Learning Diary.
Feedback and evaluation
The study unit will be evaluated based on your individual assignments, active discussion on each topic, CSR Report and Learning Diary.
Your individual assignments will be taken into consideration when calculating your final grade.
Each above mentioned individual modules are evaluated automatically as described below
All these parts must be completed before the final grade is given. The final grade is lowered by at least 0.5 if any work is submitted late.
Please note that active discussion is required during the discussion weeks. If you fail to take part in any discussions, you are required to write a summary of that week’s discussion.
Canvas course includes necessary materials on each theme and links to external resources.