Award Type and NFQ level : CERTIFICATE LEVEL 8

CAO/PAC code : MMC09

CAO Points : 00

Closing Date : 10 February 2021

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Sustainability has rapidly become the defining concern of businesses of all sizes.  This course will introduce learners to current developments in sustainability science and policy as it applies to business.  It will explore how managers and employees can implement and influence change that produces societal and environmental benefits at the same time as helping businesses meet their goals.

Key ethical frameworks will be explored in relation to functions and disciplines such as: marketing; accounting and finance; human resource management; organisational behaviour; corporate governance; operations management; logistics & supply chain management, and; strategy.

MN360: Sustainable Business & Responsible Management

The course will be delivered through a mixture of pre-recorded lectures and 'live' online sessions over the week of February 22nd - 26th 2021.

Pre-recorded sessions (of up to 4 hours) will be available to view each morning from Monday to Thursday and participants will be expected to have viewed these in preparation for the evening online 'live’ sessions which will be at the following times:

Monday 22nd (4 to 5pm), Tuesday 23rd (5 to 6pm), Wednesday 24th (4 to 6pm), Thursday 25th (4 to 6pm) and Friday 26th February (4 to 6pm).

Course Duration: 1 semester

The module is primarily introductory and will involve a significant amount of 'live' group learning and will be assessed through an individual project that is relevant to the career and work interests of participants; whether they are simply interested in the field, considering setting up a new enterprise, or want to incorporate principles of sustainability in their workplace.

Online application only

PAC Code   MMCO9

The following documents should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:

Certified copies of all official transcripts of results for all non-Maynooth University qualifications listed must accompany the application. Applicants must also upload a copy of their valid passport.

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