Corporate Social Responsibility


About this course

The subject deals with corporate social responsibility (CSR). The CSR concept builds on the principle 3P: people-planet-profit. The course focuses on an explanation of the theoretical background of this concept, the interpretation of documents regulating corporate social, economic and environmental activities, and non-financial reporting standards. It includes a link between the CSR concept with corporate processes, especially business strategy, HRM, marketing, and PR. Illustrations of various CSR strategies and practices cover case studies of projects designed abroad, and in Czech conditions.

Learning outcomes


  1.  To get knowledge about the concept of CSR and its strategy and practices, international standards of non-financial reporting and implementation of CSR into corporate processes.
  2.  To develop skills by writing a seminar work, its presentation, organizing and managing a workshop.

Course requirements

Requirements: Credit: Exercise/seminar attendance (80 %) + seminar work + its presentation. Additional: organizing and managing a workshop (only three students of the course will organize and manage workshops; they will not write a seminar work) Exam: Test + oral exam


Seminars, Group work

Additional information

  • Credits
    ECTS 6
  • Contact hours per week
  • Instructors
    doc. Ing. Jindřichovská Irena CSc.
  • Mode of instruction
If anything remains unclear, please check the FAQ of CTU (Czech Republic).
Please note, for TalTech students there is an earlier deadline for applications - 18th June 2024


  • Start date

    23 September 2024

    • Ends
      16 February 2025
    • Term *
      Winter 2024/2025
    • Instruction language
    • Register between
      15 May - 29 Jul 2024
    Only 7 days to enrol
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These offerings are valid for students of TalTech (Estonia)