• Total units 48 Units
  • Areas of interest Interdisciplinary Studies - Sustainability, Commerce, Science
  • Major code CORP-MAJ

The major in Corporate Sustainability examines the increasing constraints placed on business by both the natural environment and society, and how corporations may create long-term value through innovative responses to these constraints. It is truly multidisciplinary, drawing together insights from management, marketing, accounting, economics, environmental science, law, politics, and philosophy.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate a broad and coherent knowledge of corporate sustainability concepts, issues and practices from multidisciplinary perspectives;
  2. Exercise critical thinking and judgement to identify and solve corporate sustainability problems;
  3. Apply theoretical and practical knowledge to analyse sustainability issues in business, market, social, ethical and regulatory context;
  4. Communicate sustainability knowledge and ideas in aclear and coherent way.

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Requirements

This major requires the completion of 48 units, which must consist of:

18 units from the completion of the following course(s):

BUSN3017 - Corporate Social Responsibility, Accountability and Reporting (6 units)

MGMT2001 - Corporate Sustainability (6 units)

MGMT3015 - Corporate Strategy (6 units)

6 units from the completion of the following course(s):

MGMT3101 - Business and the Natural Environment (6 units)

MGMT3102 - Business and its Social Stakeholders (6 units)

6 units from the completion of the following course(s):

ECON3128 - Resource and Environmental Economics (6 units)

MKTG2002 - Sustainable Marketing (6 units)

18 units from the completion of the following course(s):

ANIP3003 - Australian National Internships Program Internship A (6 units)

CBEA3070 - ANU College of Business and Economics Internship Project (UG) (12 units)

CBEA3066 - Global Business Immersion (6 units)

Or ?CBEA3002 - Social Enterprise Experience (6 units)

ECON3128 - Resource and Environmental Economics (6 units)

ENVS2011 - Human Ecology (6 units)

Or ENVS2013 - Society and Environmental Change (6 units)

Or ENVS3020 - Climate Change Science and Policy (6 units)

Or ENVS3028 - Environmental Policy (6 units)

ENVS3021 - Human Futures (6 units)

Or ENVS3001 - Climate Change Science & Policy in Practice (6 units)

LAWS3103 - Law and the Environment (6 units)

MGMT2008 - Social Enterprises and Social Business (6 units)

MGMT2004 - Negotiation (6 units)

MGMT2035 - Managing Organisational Change (6 units)

MGMT3016 - Business Ethics (6 units)

MGMT3101 - Business and the Natural Environment (6 units)

MGMT3102 - Business and its Social Stakeholders (6 units)

MKTG2002 - Sustainable Marketing (6 units)

MKTG3024 - Social Marketing (6 units)

POLS2011 - Development and Change (6 units)

 

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18 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
BUSN3017 Corporate Social Responsibility, Accountability and Reporting 6
MGMT2001 Corporate Sustainability 6
MGMT3015 Corporate Strategy 6

6 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
MGMT3101 Business and the Natural Environment 6
MGMT3102 Business and its Social Stakeholders 6

6 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
  ECON 2128: Environmental Economics (P) OR
  ECON 2129: Environmental Economics (H)
MKTG2002 Sustainable Marketing 6

18 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
ANIP3003 Australian National Internships Program Internship A OR 6
ANIP3005 Australian National Internship B 12
CBEA3070 ANU College of Business and Economics Internship Project (UG) 6-12
  ECON 2128: Environmental Economics (P) OR
  ECON 2129: Environmental Economics (H)
ENVS2011 Human Ecology OR 6
ENVS2013 Society and Environmental Change OR 6
ENVS3020 Climate Change Science & Policy OR 6
ENVS3028 Environmental Policy 6
ENVS3021 Human Futures OR 6
ENVS3001 Climate Change Science & Policy in Practice 6
LAWS3103 Law and the Environment 6
MGMT2004 Negotiation 6
MGMT2035 Managing Organisational Change 6
MGMT3016 Business Ethics 6
MGMT3101 Business and the Natural Environment 6
MGMT3102 Business and its Social Stakeholders 6
MKTG2002 Sustainable Marketing 6
MKTG3024 Social Marketing 6
POLS2011 Development and Change 6
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