Corporate Social Responsibility

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Business

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Module description: Aims and Objectives
    This module explores the relationship between business and society through looking at corporate social responsibility. It looks at three main aspects: understanding corporate social responsibility, applying corporate social responsibility and managing corporate social responsibility. The module explores issues such as business ethics, concepts in corporate social responsibility, the business case for corporate responsibility, engagement of stakeholders and corporate social responsibility in the workplace.

    At the end of the module successful participants will be able to:

    Appreciate the significance of corporate social responsibility from academic and practitioner perspectives Apply theories and concepts from corporate social responsibility to organizational situationsDevelop their own standpoint on issues of corporate social responsibility.

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