Overview

Corporate Social Responsibility Award aims at providing corporate companies, small to medium enterprises, and entrepreneurs with an insight to the main elements of CSR, based on the ISO 2600 criteria. Moreover, this award also aims at allowing individuals working within the business environment, the role and growing importance being given to Corporate Social Responsibility,

This award covers the seven core subjects of CSR, namely organisational governance, human rights, human rights, labour practices, the environment, fair operating practices, consumer issues, community involvment and development. Moreover, this award will guide participants in understanding the core subjects in their operations and working practices. In addition, it will show them how to leverage the benefits that can be obtained from implementing Corporate Social Responsibility practices within their organisation.

The course will enable learners to:

  • Understand CSR and its main principles;
  • Learn about organizational governance, human rights, labour practices, the environment, fair operating practices, consumer issues, community involvment and development and related issues;
  • Become aware of the benefits of CSR in terms of reputation, competitive advatage, productivity and more;
  • Know the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques allowing to effectively manage a social responsibility programme;
  • Apply the concept of CSR in public and private institutions;
  • Conduct a CSR assessment; and
  • Understand how to go about implementing CSR in their company or business.

Malta/EU Fee

€1,100

Flexi-payment terms available.

Benefits

Funding

Receive up to 70% refund with the Get Qualified Scheme.

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Duration

10 Weeks

Starting

March, 2020

Delivery

Blended

Credits

6 ECTS / ECVET

Accredited by

Malta Further and Higher Education Authority

The Malta Further and Higher Education Authority (MFHEA) was officially launched on the 8th January 2021 and is legislated by the revised Education Act which came into force on the 1st January 2021. Our tagline is ‘Quality Education for Confident Futures.’
Our mission statement is:

“to foster the development and achievement of excellence in further and higher education in Malta through research, effective licensing, accreditation, quality assurance, and recognition of qualifications established under the Malta Qualifications Framework.”

The MFHEA focuses on:

providing accreditation to further and higher educational institutions;
providing accreditation to programmes or courses of studies at further and higher education levels;
quality assurance of both educational institutions and programmes or courses;
recognition of obtained national or international qualifications as well as prospective qualifications;
validation of informal and non-formal learning;
research and policy recommendation on issues related to further and higher education.
The MFHEA is an independent, transparent, and international authority. We work to ensure the highest standards and to foster a competent community of empowered individuals, with the right skills to follow their dreams and make the future happen.

Entry Criteria

Fluency in English (written and spoken);
Minimum of 5 O-Levels or 2 A-Levels
Knowledge of IT

Mode of Assessment

This award shall be assessed through the use of Group Work and Group Presentation (40%) and an assignment (60%).

Employers will benefit from this course by having a workforce which is equipped with the neccessary knowledge and skills to successfully implement CSR practices at the place of work in a successful manner.

Individuals can benefit from learning more about the basic principles and core subjects of Corporate Social Responsibility, allowing them to be able to implement the aforementioned at the place of work.

Coordinator

Dr. Roberta Lepre

Locations

Avanza Academy

Avanza Academy,
1-2, Notabile Road,
Birkirkara, BKR1876,
Malta.

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