This course will be available soon.
You can understand the impact of society on business
Business and society have to work together. Societal influences impact business and business impacts society. Working in business means you need an understanding of these external influences and the implications.
You can study fee-free
From 1 January 2018, tertiary education will be fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
Benefits to you
Learn how social factors impact organisations
External societal influences can impact an organisation’s direction and operation in areas like business ethics and corporate social responsibility. This course will help you understand the range of these considerations.
Gain the tools to respond
Once you understand the range of external societal influences you need to know how to manage a strategic response to these within your business. Gain an understanding of the strategies to address ethical and sustainability issues in relation to business.
- Credit: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
- Level: 7
- Course fee: $630 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Please call us to discuss fees for international students
How long will it take?
NZQA guidelines suggest up to 150 hours of total study time for a 15 credit course. So to complete one of the courses successfully in the ten weeks you must be prepared to devote approximately 16.5 hours per week to your study. Depending on your previous academic online experience and course level this may vary to a certain degree.
“I really enjoyed the flexibility and ability to study at my own pace and in my own time, It’s very flexible and rewarding. You get out of it what you put in. Give it a go, you have nothing to lose!”
TANZ eCampus is offered by seven of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through TANZ eCampus are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates may attend the graduation ceremony of the relevant tertiary partner and will receive a parchment from the institute at which they enrolled.