Online Practical Guide to CSR and Sustainable Development (W19)
The objective of this wholly online e-course is to introduce the participant to the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development today, operationalising the term and ensuring a cohesive definition of CSR and its applications to corporate sustainability. The learning materials and tools available through the courses allow participants to acquire the relevant introductory knowledge that will help them and their organizations to better address social responsibility concerns.
By the end of this course, participants will be able to meet the following learning objectives:
- To define and summarise the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability:
- To review alternative definitions of CSR and their strengths and limitations;
- To assess comparative needs for CSR; and
- To distinguish between the applications of CSR in various practical situations.
A ten question multiple-choice exam is presented at the end of the course to test your knowledge and award a George Mason University of Washington DC, USA Completion Certificate if you are successful. You have two tries!
“Excellent layout and content, and the right balance between theory and practice. Congratulations!” Dr. Thomas Osburg, Head, Corporate Responsibility, Intel Europe