Management and Sustainability (2018)

In today's world of limited resources and increasing social justice concerns, we need informed managers with the skills to make a positive difference to the planet. If you're committed to a more sustainable world, this could be the ideal subject for you. Management and Sustainability focuses on issues of environmental management, corporate social responsibility, and the activities of firms, governments and other organisations.


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  • Prescriptions for the PGCert(MgtStn), PGDip(MgtStn) and MMS

    The qualification regulations define the subject requirements for the PGCert(MgtStn), PGDip(MgtStn) and MMS.

    PGCert(MgtStn) students must include 60 points from ACCTN541, DEVST502, ECONS515, LCOMM584, POLSC537, STMGT580 and THMGT502.

    PGDip(MgtStn) students must include 60 points from ECONS515, LCOMM584 and STMGT580, and 30 points from ACCTN541, DEVST502, MGSUS591, POLSC537, and THMGT502.

    MMS students must complete MNMGT581, one of MGSUS591, MGSUS592, MGSUS593 or MGSUS594; and include 60 points from ECONS515, LCOMM584, and STMGT580.

  • 300 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    STMG325Self Actualising Leadership18T (Hamilton)
    This paper explores self-actualising leadership. Students will be involved in aligning their inner and outer worlds in a journey of discovering what energises and guides their purpose.
  • 400 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    ACCT407Accounting for Sustainability18B (Hamilton)
    A study of how business organisations might integrate sustainable development into their decision making and performance evaluation. Emphasis is placed on understanding the wider environments in which the organisation exists.
    ECON415Environmental and Natural Resource Economics18A (Hamilton)
    An examination of the economics of resource use, pollution control and the conservation of the environment, including practical applications.
    STMG425Self-Actualising Leadership18T (Hamilton)
    This paper allows students the opportunity to explore inspiration, passion and purpose in organisations.
  • 500 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    ACCT541Forensic Accounting18A (Hamilton)
    A focus on fraud and forensic auditing. Topics are examined in-depth and selected on the basis of their controversial nature or their knowledge building potential. Analysis is facilitated by a case-based approach to learning. There is a computer element to this paper.
    DEVS502Sustainable Resource Issues18A (Online)
    This paper examines contemporary issues facing natural resource management among indigenous peoples with a particular focus on the experiences of Maori and Pacific peoples.
    MCOM584Sustainable Futures18A (Hamilton) & 18A (Online)
    Individuals and organisations operate in contexts that are increasingly complex and uncertain. They face issues that are global in nature and which threaten long term sustainability. To successfully meet fast changing futures, contexts and stakeholders must be addressed. New styles of leadership and management are thus required, ac...
    MNGT501Research Methods in Management Studies18A (Hamilton), 18B (Hamilton), 18B (Online) & 18T (Hamilton)
    This paper aims to introduce students to the assumptions underlying the different methodologies and methods for performing research in the social sciences.The focus is on interpretive, positivist, critical, and mixed methods. The paper attempts to give students the conceptual and methodological resources needed to think and convers...
    MSUS591Management and Sustainability Dissertation18C (Hamilton)
    A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
    MSUS592Management and Sustainability Dissertation18C (Hamilton)
    A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
    MSUS593Management and Sustainability Thesis18C (Hamilton)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
    MSUS594Management and Sustainability Thesis18C (Hamilton)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
    POLS537Environmental Politics and Public Policy18A (Hamilton)
    This paper introduces students to the complexities and challenges of environmental policy processes, and develops skills in scholarly research on environmental policy making. A significant focus of the paper is on analysing and understanding the complex intersections of institutions, culture, science and technology, and systems of ...
    TOMG502Tourism Development and the Environment18B (Hamilton)
    This paper provides students with an opportunity to learn about the tourism industry, and to appreciate the different management issues from a tourism perspective.

2018 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 31 March 2020 10:22am

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