SOCIAL RESPONSABILITY BY PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ORGANIZATIONS

Second cycle degree in FOREST SCIENCE - SCIENZE FORESTALI (Ord. 2014) (discontinued)

Campus: LEGNARO (PD)

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: DAVIDE MATTEO PETTENELLA

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: No prerequisites are requested (previous attendance to a course on forest policy and forest or environmental economics is advisable)
Examination methods: Written and oral exams.
The written exam is based on a series of open questions (one for each module of the course). The oral part is a 20 minutes discussion on the contents of the course. The oral exam can be passed in the same day of the written test. The validity of the written test is of one year.
Course unit contents: After discussing some general concepts related to the responsible behaviour of private and public organizations, the course will present an overview of the tools implemented in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and the main foundations and levels of commitment in CSR in the forestry sector. Main contents of the course are:
(i) Marketing development path, concepts and definition of CSR and government ethics in forestry
(ii) Private, public and partnership tools to support CSR
(iii) Foundations of CSR and different level of commitments in CSR