Extent: 3 ECTS (81 h)
Timing: Semester **
Language: Finnish or English
Level: Professional specialization studies
Type: Optional; compulsory to combine at least with one other C-module course for Corporate Responsibility
Starting level and linkage with other courses
This course forms part of the C-module for Corporate Responsibility. Approved completion of the introductory course to Corporate Responsibility is a prerequisite for acceptance to this course. The basic course is for example CSR1LH001, ECO1LF001 or CSR1LK001 (Kestävä kehitys ja yhteiskuntavastuu, Yhteiskuntavastuu ja eettinen johtaminen and/or The sustainable global environment).
The goal of the course is for the student to implement and apply in practice the concepts and theories learnt in class in a real-life development project in a chosen company. Upon successful completion of the course, the student is able to actively take part in a CSR project and evaluate its effectiveness.
Course contents are decided together with the case company based on the student’s prior knowledge and capabilities.
Cooperation with the business community
The project is implemented in a company.
Learning and teaching methods
Individual or team work on chosen assignment with 8 hours of joint contact sessions and consultation from the responsible teacher as required. The students will prepare a project plan and a final project report.
The own learning assessment 1 hour
Accreditation of prior learning (APL, in Finnish AHOT)
Not applicable to this course.
Materials related to the project work.
Assessment components and their respective weights
Project work 100%
The own learning assessment assignment does not impact your grade. The assignment is the same for all courses/modules and your answers will be used also for course/module development. The assignment is completed on an electronic form.