Course Code/ID:| BUGEN 5930|
Course Title:| Business, Society and the Planet|
Teaching Location:| Mt Helen|
Program(s): | |
Author:| Caroline Wilden|
Level:| Introductory |
Semester:| Semester 1, 2013|
Credit Points/Progress Units:| 15|
ASCED Code:| 080399|
Adopted Reference Style
For full details of programs and school procedures, please refer to the University of Ballarat handbook (http://www.ballarat.edu.au/future-students/handbook ) and The Business School Programs Handbooks available at http://www.ballarat.edu.au/business/handbooks
Important information located in the handbook includes:
* Student responsibility
* Special Consideration process and forms
* Submission of tasks and assignments
* Appeal process
* Unsatisfactory progress - Early Intervention
* Grading codes
The most appropriate contact is your teacher. If necessary they will contact the Course Coordinator at the University of Ballarat.
| Coordinator| Lecturer| Tutor|
Name:| Caroline Wilden| Caroline Wilden| Caroline Wilden| Phone:| 5327 9497| Craig Hurley| Craig Hurley|
Fax:| | Tel: 5335 3717…..| |
Email:| firstname.lastname@example.org| email@example.com……| | Office:| | | |
Web:| | | |
Day: TuesdayTime: 3.30 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Day: WednesdayTime: 10.00 a.m. to 12 noon
And other times by appointment
Craig Hurley (Topic 1 - Sustainability)
Day: Thursday Time: 9.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m.
And other times by appointment
This course will be conducted on the presumption that students have a copy of:
Grace, D & Cohen, C (2010). Business Ethics (4th ed.). South Melbourne, VIC: Oxford University Press ISBN 978015551365
Plagiarism is presenting someone else work as your own and is a serious offence with serious consequences. As set out in the University Regulation 6.1.1, students who are caught plagiarising will, for a first offence, be given a zero mark for that task. A second offence will result in a failing grade for the course(s) involved and any subsequent offence will be referred to the Student Discipline Committee. Student must be aware of the University Regulation 6.1.1 Student Plagiarism, available at http://www.ballarat.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/44996/r6_1_1plagiarism.pdf . The link to the library website for more information is: http://www.ballarat.edu.au/library/assignment-and-research-help/referencing
* fully reference the source(s) of all material, even if you have re-expressed the ideas, facts or descriptions; * acknowledge all direct quotations; and
* not submit work that has been researched and written by another person
Turnitin – Turnitin is a software application that allows students to check their assignments for referencing and citation omission or incorrect paraphrasing.
Students will be informed of submission requirements for assignments, particularly if submitted through UBOnline/Moodle.
UBOnline (also known as Moodle) is used to host course resources for all courses. Students can download lecture and tutorial notes to support class participation. Students login to the UBOnline at https://ubonline.ballarat.edu.au/login/index.php.
This course aims to enable students to develop an understanding of ethical, socially responsible and sustainable business practices. The role of business is explored and the relationship between business, society and the environment considered.
This course is designed to enable students to: