Environmental Management Systems and Strategies

Course code:
72392
Level:
7
Credits:
20
Prerequisites: Please check entry and other requirements listed below
Workload: Approximately 12 hours per week
Availability: Trimester 3 2014
Delivery type: Paper based
EFTS: 0.1667
2014 Fees: NZ students $702 + $60 annual administration fee
International students $2,168 + $60 annual administration fee

Over the last two decades, growing demands for businesses to enhance their environmental performance have seen the emergence of a range of corporate environmental management systems and strategies. This course is designed to provide you with a practical understanding of corporate responses to environmental pressures. You will examine the theory and practice of corporate environmental management and apply environmental principles to evaluate current practices. You will also use your knowledge to critically evaluate the contribution of corporate environmental management to sustainability.