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Swinburne University of Technology
Sustainable Business Practice in a Dynamic Global Environment explores the commercial, environmental, social and political sustainability of business in a rapidly changing global climate. Delivered online by Swinburne University and Open Universities Australia, the unit covers global business sustainability with a focus on business risk and creating value for stakeholders.
During the unit, you’ll learn to critically analyse the constraints and conditions of sustainability within the global economy. You’ll develop and apply a business model to investigate how value creation for stakeholders affects business sustainability, and vice versa. You’ll also look at existing businesses and analyse the features of their resilience, profitability and flexibility.
Finally, you’ll discuss ethical business sustainability. You’ll learn to critically analyse corporate social responsibility and corporate citizenship in relation to the social, environmental and political concerns of business sustainability.
In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into one of the following courses through Swinburne University of Technology:
You should also ensure that you have not already completed a previous or academically equivalent version of this unit.
In this business unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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