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Sustainable Business Industry Project BSUS 5190

Sustainable Business Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

In this course, students work with a small or medium-sized enterprise to produce a preliminary materiality assessment, stakeholder map, and recommendations for impact measurement and reporting. Students are responsible for sourcing a company to work with, getting approval for their choice from their advisor, and producing a final report and presentation to their client. Students complete this project course individually in consultation with a faculty advisor.


  • 50% in BSUS 5130 and 50% in BSUS 5140 and 50% in OPMT 5120 and 50% in BSUS 5210
  • Students must also be in their final term of the Sustainable Business Advanced Certificate to register in this project course.





Course offerings

Fall 2023

Below is one offering of BSUS 5190 for the Fall 2023 term.

CRN 50496


Tue Sep 05 - Mon Dec 11 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 50496
  • $912.33
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 05 - Dec 11 N/A N/A Online
Sep 11 - Sep 18 Mon 19:30 - 21:20 Online
Oct 30 Mon 19:30 - 21:20 Online
Dec 04 Mon 19:30 - 21:20 Online


Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course is reserved for students in the final term of the Sustainable Business Advanced Certificate. Please email for a prerequisite check and permission to register. This course uses a blend of asynchronous and synchronous (live, in real time) online delivery. You must be able to attend the four synchronous online classes as listed. The remaining coursework will be completed asynchronously and via weekly one-on-one advisor meetings.


This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Correspond with a client in a professional manner.
  • Analyze data and communicate results.
  • Negotiate a project terms of reference.
  • Produce a preliminary materiality assessment for a small or medium-sized enterprise.
  • Create a stakeholder map for a small or medium-sized enterprise.
  • Make recommendations for effective impact measurement and reporting.
  • Communicate findings and recommendations in a formal report and presentation​.

Effective as of Fall 2022

Related Programs

Sustainable Business Industry Project (BSUS 5190) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Sustainable Business
    Advanced Certificate Part-time


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