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ORGB 5230 - Sustainable Change Management and Leadership

Organizational Behaviour Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

Consumers, regulatory agencies, NGOs, and employees are increasingly demanding change in the social and environmental impacts of businesses and organizations. This course prepares students to be sustainability champions who lead change efforts within organizations to promote social equity and respect planetary boundaries. Students learn practical tools and concepts, adding to their personal facilitation tool box to help them engage others in sustainability change processes.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$699.11

Winter 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 88247

Tue Jan 05 - Tue Mar 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 23 Tue 17:30 - 19:20 Online Delivery
See Notes below
Jan 05 - Mar 23 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Deborah Motilewa

Course Outline

Cost

$699.11

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Departmental approval needed. Reserved for Sustainable Business Leadership and BBA students. 3. Please email sbl@bcit.ca with your student ID for departmental approval. 4. If the course is full, please email sbl@bcit.ca with your student ID to be added to the waitlist. 5. Course includes a combination of synchronous and asynchronous online learning each week.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Describe a model of organizational change and sustainability.
  • Identify successful practices of sustainability champions.
  • Address common objections for taking a proactive organizational stance on sustainability.
  • Analyze an organization to identify key sustainability challenges.
  • Articulate a robust and engaging vision and strategic goals for sustainability.
  • Articulate common blunders and derailers sustainability champions face.
  • Analyze an organization’s governance and culture to determine readiness for sustainability change.
  • Identify initiatives to align governance and organizational culture to support a transition to sustainability.
  • Draw from a toolbox of practical facilitation concepts.

Effective as of Fall 2020

Related Programs

ORGB 5230 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

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

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Winter 2021

Books for Winter 2021 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

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If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

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Leading Sustainable Change
Author Henderson
Publisher Oxf
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-19878-372-5
Price $37.95
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