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Environmental factors and organisations

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Environmental factors and organisations

The interactions of business with the non-commercial environment are under increasing scrutiny. This free course, Environmental factors and organisations, looks at the relationships between business and social and ecological environments, often referred to under the umbrella term of Corporate Social Responsibility. The course examines efforts to reconcile what often look to be competing demands by moving towards a more ethical environment.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the need for organisations to acknowledge the influence of their environments
  • understand the impact organisations have on those environments.

First Published: 09/08/2012

Updated: 23/11/2018

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