Specialisation

Postgraduate Specialisation - Sustainable Business

Western Sydney University Postgraduate Specialisation Code: SP2010.1

Status: CURRENT
This version of the specialisation is available to new and continuing students.


Related Courses

2761.3 Master of Business Administration
2761.5 Master of Business Administration
2761.6 Master of Business Administration

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Courses : YES, if the specialisation is available on your Home campus. Please ensure your course structure allows space for enrolment in the units in this unit set. Students must also meet any pre-requisite requirements. Consult your Course Advisor for further advice.


Students undertaking this specialisation will gain skills and knowledge to act on sustainability and social responsibility issues in business recognising the need for financial and business solutions to maintain a competitive edge. Acting on these issues, students enhance critical thinking and problem solving skills, justifying solutions and aligning with the principles of UN SDGs for complex and challenging scenarios that also address social and environmental concerns. Through business projects and research tasks, students build ethical and responsible characteristics, create innovative strategy, and develop skills in judgement, scenario planning and creativity for business environmental management.


Location

Campus Mode Specialisation Advice
Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street Internal Dr Laurel Jackson

Postgraduate Specialisation Structure

Students must complete the following six units

200847 Business, Society and the Environment
200853 Creating Sustainable Organisations
101636 Developing Sustainable Places
200848 Governance, Ethics and Social Entrepreneurship
200852 Innovation, Creativity and Foresight
201081 Environmental Management: A Business Perspective

Replaced Units

The Specialisation Units listed below count towards completion of this sub-major for students who passed these units in 2020 or earlier.

200497 - Social and Environmental Accounting



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