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Postgraduate opportunities

MSc Social Responsibility & Sustainability

Duration: 12 months full-time/24 months part-time
Start Date: October 2011
Location: Birmingham, UK

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), ethics and sustainability are of growing concern to businesses locally, nationally and internationally and their importance to the global economy is set to increase. As the leaders and managers of tomorrow, it is increasingly important that graduates demonstrate an awareness of these contemporary issues. The Aston MSc in Social Responsibility and Sustainability offers a balance of theoretical and practical perspectives, providing the tools necessary to address and act upon the real social and economic challenges that arise out of interactions between business, society and the natural environment.

The course addresses the needs of both those who currently work in the area of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability and those that wish to do so. The programme offers an interdisciplinary approach that enables students to explore these issues from a broad range of perspectives. The programme consists of taught modules and a final dissertation based on a piece of original research. On successful completion of the programme you will be equipped with the skills and knowledge that will make you an informed and responsible leader.

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