GBM804 - Business Sustainability Initiative Plan

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Subject Title
Business Sustainability Initiative Plan

Subject Description
Integrating all elements of the program, in this capstone course students create a corporate sustainability plan that meets the highest industry standards and is ready for submission to a partner organization. Students will develop a professional business plan, managment plan and implementation schedule, to a partner organization.

Credit Status
One Credit

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Analyze corporate governance process for CSR and Sustainability.

2. Explain International best practice standards and portocols for CSR and Sustainaability.

3. Develop the governance process for a selected company.

4. Develop strategies to communicate, share and promote the message of sustainability internationally.

5. Work collaboratively, cooperatively and non-competitvely, to foster and develop the skills necessary to effectively listen, learn and share.

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems, and contributions of others.

Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

Cheating and Plagiarism
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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.