Corporate Sustainability and Quality Management, 5 ECTS

Corporate Sustainability and Quality Management
(Novia students register via peppi: FEV18LT02)

 

Course objectives:

Student can

  • describe the company's social responsibility and know how this can be measured
  • describe and argue ethical and environmental issues from a business economic perspective
  • analyze markets, customer behavior and production from a quality perspective
  • knows about quality systems and their importance from a management perspective

 

Course content:

  • corporate social responsibility
  • sustainable development
  • quality control
  • quality systems

 

Prerequisities:
No prerequisites

 

Course performance:
Project assignments, weekly reports on different subjects

 

Methods:

  • Online lectures Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 pm in June and August, starting on June 1st.
  • exercises
  • presentations
  • individual studies

 

Course literature:
B. Bergman, B. Klefsjö. Quality – from Customer Needs to Customer Satisfaction. Studentlitteratur.
T. Borglund, H. De Geer, S. Sweet. CSR and Sustainable Business. Sanoma Utbildning.

 

Lectures online:
Course start: June 1st at 5.30-7 pm.
Online lectures Tuesdays and Thursdays weeks: 22-26 and weeks 31-33 at 5.30-7 pm. 

 

Teacher:
Erik Englund, erik.englund@novia.fi

 

Kursspråk

Engelska

Tidpunkt

01.06.2021 - 19.08.2021

Kursavgift

Campusonline students study free of charge! Open UAS fee 75€, Read more about costs for Open UAS students: https://www.novia.fi/studies/open-uas/