• Offered by Research School of Management
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Management
  • Areas of interest Interdisciplinary Studies - Sustainability, Management
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person

Business cannot operate without the essential inputs and essential ecosystem services that are provided by the natural environment, and so its treatment of the natural environment is one of the two keys to the sustainability of business. This course builds on MGMT2001 to give students a deeper understanding of the interrelationship between business and the natural environment, and how that relationship is best managed by business. Topics include the impact of climate change on business, best practice in environmental management systems, resource-constraint-driven innovation, and environmental risk management.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

On satisfying the requirements for this course, students should have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Analyse the interrelationship between an business and the natural environment by applying appropriate theories, models, and/or frameworks ;
  • Formulate appropriate policies and strategies to manage the interrelationship between business and the natural environment that enable outcomes that are both economically and environmentally sustainable; and
  • Communicate these policies and strategies both in writing and verbally to both internal and external stakeholders to engender support for environmentally-sustainable outcomes.

Other Information

See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available. 

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Workload

Students taking this course are expected to commit at least 10 hours per week to completing the work. This will include 3 hours per week in class and at least 7 hours a week on average (including non-teaching weeks) on course reading, research, writing and assignment work.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed MGMT2001

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2019 $4140
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2019 $5460
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

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