• Total units 24 Units
  • Areas of interest Interdisciplinary Studies - Sustainability, Commerce, Sustainability
  • Minor code CORP-MIN
Corporate Sustainability Minor

The minor in Corporate Sustainability provides an overview of the increasing constraints placed on business by both the natural environment and society, and insights into how corporations may create long-term value through innovative responses to these constraints.


Application of knowledge and skills

Graduates with a minor in Corporate Sustainability will demonstrate the application of corporate sustainability knowledge and skills:

  • with initiative and judgment in planning, problem solving and decision making in professional practice and/or scholarship;
  • to adapt knowledge and skills in diverse contexts; and,
  • with responsibility and accountability for own learning and professional practice and in collaboration with others within broad parameters.


This minor is incompatible with the Corporate Sustainability major.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Review, analyse, consolidate and synthesise corporate sustainability knowledge;

  2. Demonstrate an understanding of corporate sustainability knowledge with depth in some areas;

  3. Exercise critical thinking and judgement in identifying and solving problems with intellectual independence;

  4. Present a clear, coherent and independent exposition of corporate sustainability knowledge and ideas.

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Requirements

This minor requires the completion of 24 units, which must include:


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


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

MGMT2001 - Corporate Sustainability (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)

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

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