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BSUS 7300 - Selected Topics In Sustainable Business Leadership

Sustainable Business Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This interdisciplinary course provides an in-depth study of a topic in sustainable business leadership. BSUS 7300 is designed to expose students to the successes occurring in the field of sustainable business leadership. Topics vary from term to term and may include subjects such as successful models and interventions in the application of sustainable business leadership to: transportation, local government, energy management, agriculture and conservation, water, waste and pollution, and consumer behaviour. Note: This course is offered in the Winter term.





Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 83225

Wed Jan 08 - Wed Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Wed 19:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 464
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Online



Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Students not enrolled in the full-time or part-time Sustainable Business Leadership program require permission to enroll in this course. To enroll, please contact Tessa Jordan, Program Head at Combination of in-class and online.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.


16 seats available as of Oct 23, 2019 1:40 pm (PDT). Of these 16, 12 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course the student will be able to:

  • Apply a holistic, up-to-date understanding of the concept of sustainable business leadership in a wide range of contexts.
  • Analyze and identify the opportunities and constraints for implementing sustainable business practices in varied contexts, industries and sectors.
  • Research and apply solutions in different sectors, and critically evaluate what constitutes a sustainable best practice in an industry.
  • Use the tools and concepts of systems and holistic thinking in the interpretation of work and the workings of society.
  • Develop and apply successful models for business, social and environmental change to other situations.
  • Adapt successful cases to the needs of like organizations and/or the needs of different communities with different sets of cultural and social needs.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

BSUS 7300 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Bachelor of Business Administration
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Business Administration
  2. Sustainable Business Leadership
    Full-time/Part-time   Advanced Certificate


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