Course provided by Open Learning

Study type: Online

Starts: Anytime

Price: Free

Overview

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.