AU: 3.0
Programme: ACC

This course explores theoretical frameworks and concepts that underpin the notion of corporate environmentalism. It focuses on sustainability issues related to the various aspects of business management. Specifically, it examines the design of managerial strategies and business policies so that they address holistically both economic and environmental concerns. To provide a good understanding of the business context of sustainability, this course will begin by exploring its development and regulatory contexts at the global level. It will then be followed by an in-depth examination of the impact of environmental sustainability at industry and firm levels, exploring its influence on industry business practices, corporate strategies and management policies.