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BTX5100 - Corporate environmental responsibility

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Mr Wayne Gumley


Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Evening)
Hong Kong Second semester 2007 (On-campus)


Considering the nature and extent of environmental problems facing business in a global and resource constrained economy, and how the legal system encourages a transition to ecologically sustainable development. Topics include common law environmental rights and responsibilities, the role of the government regulation and the role of corporations with particular emphasis upon legal mechanisms to promote corporate environmental responsibility


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:


Research project (3,000 words): 30%
Group project: 20%
Examination (2 hours): 50%

Contact hours

3 hours per week


BTF4100, BTX4100, BTF5100