KATLITO7 Introduction to Corporate Social Responsibility 5 ECTS
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Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Basic studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Business Studies
Responsible Business
Faculty of Management

Learning outcomes

Students will develop a basic understanding of the key concepts and perspectives that form the basis for Corporate Responsibility in relation to different business disciplines.

After completing the course, the student is able to:
- define and apply key concepts and perspectives regarding corporate responsibility (CSR)
- identify relevant issues and analyze the challenges related to corporate responsibility in selected industries.

Enrolment for University Studies

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2-Jan-2019 – 28-Feb-2019
Independent work 133 hours Web-based
Group work

Further information

The course is part of online LITO study module, which is meant for students taking  business courses as optional studies.  Priority in student selection is given to degree students of administration studies and politics and to the students who have previously taken LITO-courses. The courses on LITO study module cannot be included in the basic studies of Degree Programme of Business Studies.

The LITO study module is organised in collaboration with different univeristies. In order to register the credits, the home university needs to transfer some information considering the student (name, gender, email, nationality, Finnish identity code and home univeristy) to the university organizing the course. Information classified as secret will not be transfered. Without the transfer, it is not possible to get the credits.

For more information, contact study coordinator Elina Kangastupa (elina.kangastupa(a)uta.fi).

Further instructions for students taking LITO studies