The overall aim of the course is immerse students in questions related to social and environmental responsibility by using, analysing and solving real-world problems provided by case organizations. The students will form groups of 3-4 persons and work with a project for an organisation. Depending on the nature of the project this will entail work at the organisation for e.g. half a day every week over 8 weeks. During the project period they will gather valuable working experience and knowledge about a specific issue in relation to social and/or environmental responsibility.
The course can be taken as part of the Study Module in Corporate Responsibility.
You have work experience and knowledge about specific issues in relation to social and/or environmental responsibility.
|Efter avlagd kurs kan du
- understand how concepts related to social and environmental responsibility are put into practice;
- use relevant decision support models;
- work in projects and team work more effectively;
- use methods needed to collect and assess information;
- orally present projects and their results
Projects are co-defined with various organisations and include topics with international relevance.
Prior courses (10 ECTS) relevant to the CR study module or equivalent.
|Studerandes totala arbetsmängd
267 hours divided into
Scheduled (contact) hours: 42 h
Non-scheduled work: 225 h (incl. tutoring of groups by faculty and mentoring by the organisation; extensive project work)
Course introduction with students and organisations
Presentations and feedback sessions
Work in the organisation under mentor
Participation in the introductory lecture is mandatory.
|Litteratur och undervisningsmaterial
Articles as appropriate and relevant to the projects, procedure to be specified by the instructor.
|Examination och bedömning
Midterm report and final report
Midterm presentation and final presentation
Individual learning diaries
Evaluation from the organization of individual team members
Peer evaluation of teammate(s)
Students who have completed the earlier course Project Course in Corporate Social Responsibility and Humanitarian Logistics (8 ECTS, course code 3898) cannot take this course.
1st-2nd year of master's studies
|Deltagarantal och begränsningssätt
Due to the nature of the course and the projects, students will be selected on the basis of an application. For more information on projects, case companies, and application process visit: https://www.hanken.fi/en/cooperation-and-networks/international-networks/prme/news/project-course-corporate-social (the website will be updated soon with 2019 information). The applications will open on Monday, November 26th,2018 The deadline to apply for the course is Tuesday, 11th December, 2018. In case you need further information, please contact email@example.com.
|Fristående studier (Öppna universitetet, JOO och samarbeten)
Quota for JOO-students: 3
Open University: 3
All parts of the course need to be passed in the same academic year.