BUS264L: Business and Sustainability

Class Program
Credits 3 Lab Hours 0 Class Hours 3
How can businesses thrive in an age of limited resources, environmental degradation, and climate change? This course explores the role of business considering this sustainability challenge. Topics include the concept of sustainability; the triple bottom-line (people, planet and profits); and forces that are driving businesses towards sustainable paths. Throughout this course, there is an emphasis on practical sustainable management strategies, in strategic planning, business operations, accounting, marketing and finance. Numerous case studies and examples are used.