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KATVAA13 Sustainable business practices 5 ECTS
Implementation is also a part of open university teaching
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Business Studies
Responsible Business
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.

General description

This course includes visitors from business, thus requires attendance on most of the lectures.

Enrolment for University Studies

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Johanna Heiskanen, Teacher responsible


6-Mar-2018 – 24-Apr-2018
Lectures 24 hours
Tue 6-Mar-2018 at 13-16, LS B3107, Obligatory lecture
Thu 8-Mar-2018 at 13-16, LS B4113, Please notice that we have two lectures during the first week!
Tue 13-Mar-2018 - 10-Apr-2018 weekly at 13-16, Pinni LS B3107, No lecture on 3.4. due to Easter holiday
Thu 5-Apr-2018 at 13-16, LS B4113
Tue 24-Apr-2018 at 12-16, LS B3107, Please notice that lecture starts at 12:15


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

Written assignments (please notice that all assignments should be done in English).

Study materials

Material assigned by teacher.

Further information

Please notice:

  • Preceding studies KATVAA11 Business Ethics (5 ECTS) course (or corresponding studies) is a compulsory preceding course, and has to be completed before the beginning of the course KATVAA13.