|Course No. and Title:||KIN 6401 Corporate Social Responsibility in Sport & Recreation|
|Credit Value:||Three (3) credit hours|
This course provides an overview of the concept of ‘corporate social responsibility’ (CSR), focusing on the economic, social and environmental impacts of business and the resulting challenges faced by sport and recreational organizations and their managers. Attention is given to the ever- increasing interplay between sport institutions and large corporations as well as non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for the delivery of CSR-related programs. The course is designed towards deepening students' understanding of CSR by taking a critical look at its origins and the theoretical approaches. It does so by providing case studies, conceptual frameworks and tools to help students understand and assess different components of CSR and different governance models to CSR in and through sport and recreation.
None. This course is designed for Graduate level students. Undergraduate students are not eligible to enroll.
Dr. Christos Anagnostopoulos
Course materials are delivered through the BrightSpace (D2L) platform. Resources include: lecture slides, videos, case studies, specific readings, and engagement tasks.
The course is organized into 13 modules, each comprised of assigned reading, lecture files and engagement tasks.
Paramio-Salcines, J. L., Babiak, K., & Walters, G. (Eds.). (2013). Routledge handbook of sport and corporate social responsibility. New York: Routledge.
|Assignments & Examinations:||
All assessments for this course are completed online;
The quizzes and final test contained in this course are non-invigilated assessments.
|Time Limit:||6 months from registration date. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date of your course.
Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable online fee per course. Fees are subject to change by the Board of Governors.
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