Management and Sustainability (2018)

The Management and Sustainability programme provides understanding necessary for management at the interface between organisations, the environment and society. It focuses on issues of environmental management, corporate social responsibility, and the activities of firms, government organisations and NGOs. The programme provides a sound basis for a career as an analyst or manager committed to a sustainable world.

A Graduate Diploma in Management and Sustainability is available. The requirements are prescribed in the Waikato Management School Student Handbook and some papers listed maybe for specific qualifications only.


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

    Management and Sustainability may be taken as a subject for the MMS. A Postgraduate Certificate and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management and Sustainability are also available. The requirements for the subject are prescribed in the Waikato Management School Student Handbook.

    Students enrolling in 500 level Management and Sustainability papers should normally have a minimum of a B average in undergraduate Management and Sustainability papers, with no less than that in 300 and 400 level Management and Sustainability papers. All students should discuss their programme with the Management Student Centre before enrolling.

  • 300 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    ECON339Urban and Regional EconomicsThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    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.
    STMG344Strategies for People, Planet and ProfitThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
  • 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.
    ECON439Urban and Regional EconomicsThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    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
    ACCT507Accounting, Sustainability and a Changing EnvironmentThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    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.
    ACCTN541Forensic AccountingThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    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.
    ECON515Economics and the EnvironmentThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    ECON539Environmental and Resource EconomicsThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    ECON589Directed Study18A (Hamilton), 18B (Hamilton), 18C (Hamilton) & 18S (Hamilton)
    Selected topics may be available. Please discuss these with the Graduate Convenor.
    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...
    MGSUS591Management and Sustainability DissertationThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    MGSUS592Management and Sustainability DissertationThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    MGSUS593Management and Sustainability ThesisThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    MGSUS594Management and Sustainability ThesisThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    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...
    MNMGT581Research Methods in Management StudiesThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    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.
    POLS504Gender, Justice and the EnvironmentThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    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 ...
    STMG580Strategies for SustainabilityThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    THMGT502Tourism Development and the EnvironmentThis paper will not be taught in 2018
    This paper will not be taught in 2018
    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 : 19 July 2018 11:44am

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