Management and Sustainability (2022)

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)[1] and MMS[1]

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

    PGCert(MgtStn) students must include 60 points from ACCTN541, ECONS515, LCOMM584, MAORI502, POLSC537, STMGT580 and THMGT502.

    PGDip(MgtStn) students must include 60 points from ECONS515, LCOMM584 and STMGT580, and 30 points from ACCTN541, MAORI502, 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. Students taking the 120 point MMS are required to complete at least 60 points from the papers listed for the subject. Students taking the 180 point MMS are required to complete at least 120 points from the papers listed for the subject.


    [1] There will be no new intake into the PGDip(MgtStn) and MMS in 2023.

  • Prescriptions for the PhD

    The Doctor of Philosophy is a three year research-based degree in which students undertake a programme of approved and supervised research that leads to a thesis which critically investigates an approved topic of substance and significance, demonstrates expertise in the methods of research and scholarship, displays intellectual independence and makes a substantial original contribution to the subject area concerned, and is of publishable quality.

  • 500 Level

    Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location
    ACCTN541Fraud Auditing and Analytics30.022A (Hamilton)
    The paper emphasises contemporary methods for detecting and preventing fraud. Students will engage in case analyses and conduct data analytics using current technologies.
    LCOMM583Leadership, Communication and Transformation30.022A (Hamilton)
    Our focus in this paper will be on leadership communication, or the ways leaders and followers interact and the ways leaders attempt to create and shape meanings through images and words. We will also explore a range of ideas about what it means to lead and the assumptions, beliefs, and values embedded and shaped in diverse leaders...
    LCOMM584Sustainable Futures30.022B (Hamilton)
    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...
    MAORI502Sustainable Resource Issues30.022A (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.
    MGSUS591Management and Sustainability Dissertation30.022X (Hamilton)
    A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
    MGSUS592Management and Sustainability Dissertation60.022X (Hamilton)
    A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
    MGSUS593Management and Sustainability Thesis90.022X (Hamilton)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
    MGSUS594Management and Sustainability Thesis120.022X (Hamilton)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
    POLSC537Environmental Politics and Public Policy30.022A (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 ...
    STMGT504Strategies for Sustainability15.022B (Hamilton)
    This paper aims to enhance students' understanding of sustainability issues confronting today's managers and to develop ability in analysing situations and in formulating strategies where sustainability business concerns are implicated.
    THMGT502Tourism Development and the Environment30.022B (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.

2022 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 27 February 2024 10:33am

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