Social Entrepreneurship

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Social Entrepreneurship

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Business Administration, Environmental Sustainability

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course elaborates and strives to disentangle complex ethical and sustainability issues in the contemporary global business environment. We examine how the ethical landscape has evolved and present a variety of frameworks for making decisions in the best interest of organizations, their stakeholders and society. Issues related to sustainability receive particular attention, and we investigate the challenges, incentives and creative solutions that might be employed in fostering changes to organizations, including examining their relationship and responsibility to individuals, governments and global society.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations


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