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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2018–2019
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KATVAA13 Sustainable business practices (Independent study) 5 ECTS
Implementation is also a part of open university teaching
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Kauppatieteiden tutkinto-ohjelma
Vastuullinen liiketoiminta
Faculty of Management

Learning outcomes

The student is aware of how economic, social and environmental responsibility are linked to and contextualised in business practices. The student understands the diversity of business operations and key features of different business models. The student is aware of the opportunities and challenges provided by different business models in creating societal welfare and stakeholder value.

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired


Outi Lehtonen, Teacher responsible


22-Oct-2018 – 3-Mar-2019
Independent work 135 hours Web-based


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

Individual essay and assignments

Study materials

All materials assigned by the teacher will be available in Moodle.

Further information

This is an independent study course. All course assignments and the final essay will be completed via Moodle.

This course is available as independent study course in study periods II-III. In study period IV, this course will be organised EITHER as lectures or independent option.

KATVAA11 Business Ethics (5 ECTS) course (or corresponding studies) is a compulsory preceding course. Please note that it has to be completed before the beginning of, or during, course KATVAA13.

KATVAA14 Option 1 (lectures) is organised in period III. KATVAA14 Option 2 (independent study) is organised in periods I-II and IV.