CEMS230 Managing a Green Organization (0 cr)

Study level:
Advanced studies
Grading scale:
Responsible organisation:
Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics
Curriculum periods:
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020



Conceptual and theoretical frameworks for understanding the process of organisational change. Theories of organisational change and change management in terms of organizational greening and proenvironmental behavior. Managing organizational greening as a continuous change and improvement process. The features of various environmental management system standards and guidelines and their appropriateness to different organisations. Environmental management systems and certification

Completion methods

Contact teaching course

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course, students will be able to:

Explain social scientific concepts and theories about organisational change and the management of change and analyse factors underlying these processes
Demonstrate understanding of environmental management systems as tools for managing organizational greening
Apply concepts and theories to practical problems of organizational greening as a change process
Present a reflective understanding of this body of knowledge in written and spoken forms, expressed as follows: reflexive understanding of the greening process; how to produce an initial environmental review; how to plan and implement an environmental audit; how to produce documents and reports for environmental management system purposes.

Completion methods

Method 1

Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods
Unpublished assessment item