Catalogue 2020 - 2021

MAN 306 Global Sustainability


3 cr.


MAN 101/HONB 101 or MAN 204/HONB 204; and sophomore standing.

Course Description

This travel/study course explores the impact of organizational activities on sustainability through trips of one-to-three week's duration during school breaks that are chaperoned and supervised by a faculty member. The travel component of the course will be to a geographical area either inside or outside the US where global elements of sustainability can be addressed effectively. This course involves research and discussion of sustainability issues relevant to the location visited. The goal of the course is to allow undergraduate students opportunities to understand the financial, social and environmental impact of business practices in the visited region or country and appreciate how the financial, social and environmental issues of that location influences the conduct of business.