[ 973LCSUECQS16 ] SE Master Seminar Sustainability: Environmental Controlling & Quality Management - expiring

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Daniela Schrack 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)Modul Strategic Management UND Modul Managerial Accounting ODER KS Umweltcontrolling
Original study plan Master's programme Management 2019W
Objectives Students will acquire a better understanding of how environmental monitoring serves businesses and how these systems are developed and implemented.

Students will be in a position to practically apply selected tools found in environmental monitoring and how to interpret and critically reflect on results. They will acquire practical skills by solving case studies and business exercises. Students will strengthen skills in regards to creative efforts and learn how to approach complex correlations. Students will work on case studies in groups to learn how to work efficiently and effectively within a team.

Subject Base knowledge of environmental monitoring; strategic instruments used in environmental monitoring (ecologically oriented portfolio analysis and SWOT analysis, ecological efficiency analysis); environmental balance; implementing economic balance according to ISO 14040/14044; product carbon footprint; environmental cost accounting: material flow cost accounting according to ISO 14051; classification and calculating environmental predictors and developing environmental prediction systems
Criteria for evaluation
Examination (50%)
Development and presentation of a case study (40%)
Homework assignments (10%)
Active in-class participation
Lecture by course instructor
Active student participation in the form of solving interactive elements, exercises, including participation during in-class discussions
Student presentations
Language German
Study material Reading:

Baumast, A./Pape, J. (Hrsg.) (2008): Betriebliches Umweltmanagement. Nachhaltiges Wirtschaften im Unternehmen. 3. Auflage. Stuttgart.
Günther, E. (2008): Ökologieorientiertes Management. Stuttgart.
Klöpffer, W./Grahl, B. (2009): Ökobilanz (LCA). Ein Leitfaden für Ausbildung und Beruf. Weinheim.
Meffert, H./Kirchgeorg, M. (1998): Marktorientiertes Umweltmanagement. Konzeption, Strategie, Implementierung mit Praxisfällen. 3. Auflage. Stuttgart.
Österreichisches Normungsinstitut (2006): ÖNORM EN ISO 14040:2006 und 14044:2006. Umweltmanagement – Ökobilanz. Wien.
Österreichisches Normungsinstitut (2010): ÖNORM EN ISO 14051:2010 (Entwurf). Umweltmanagement – Materialflusskostenrechnung – Allgemeine Rahmenbedingungen. Wien.
Prammer, H.K. (2009): Integriertes Umweltkostenmanagement. Bezugsrahmen und Konzeption für eine ökologisch nachhaltige Unternehmensführung.
Umweltbundesamt (Hrsg.) (2001): Handbuch Umweltcontrolling. 2. Auflage. München.
Umweltbundesamt (Hrsg.) (1997): Leitfaden Betriebliche Umweltkennzahlen. Bonn, Berlin.
Changing subject? No
Further information none
Corresponding lecture (*)2URQMIK2A: IK Umweltcontrolling (3 ECTS, 2SSt), 2URQMIK2AN: SE Umweltcontrolling und Qualitätsmanagement (4 ECTS, 2SSt), 2URQMIK2AN1: Master Seminar Sustainability: Environmental Controlling & QM Perspectives (4 ECTS, 2SSt)
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
2URQMIK2AN1N: SE Master Seminar Sustainability: Environmental Controlling & Quality Management (2014W-2016S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 25
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority