Nord University (Norway) и БГТУ «ВОЕНМЕХ» им. Д.Ф. Устинова (Россия)


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Management in Situation of Crisis

ECTS credits: 5

Level of course: Master

Type of course: Compulsory for the master program «Sustainable Management»

Duration: 3 semester

Study start: Fall

Year of study: 2nd year

Study place: Saint-Petersburg

Language of instruction: English

Course responsible person:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Loukitchev Pavel

Course evaluation:

The course is evaluated by students by way of course evaluation studies (mid-term evaluation and final evaluation).

Faculty responsible:

Baltic State Technical University

Course contents:

The course includes such issues as Sustainability as a business opportunity, the changing role of the state in crisis, "Business as usual“, creating a new – ecological – part of the Russian business culture, Prospects of Sustainable investment: International and Russian experience. Methods such as surveys, case study, and grounded theory will be reviewed in particular.

Learning outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to understand with any real problems confronting sustainable development in the Russian economy, and what are the prospects for sustainable development in an unstable world economy.

Student will be able to demonstrate the knowledge of the specifics of the Russian economy and business practices in the largest consumer market in Europe. Student will be able to examine the strengths and weaknesses of Sales and marketing policies seeing from a sustainability approach.

Especially recommended elective courses:


Offered as a free-standing course:



Students must be admitted to the two year Master of Science in Sustainable Management Program, or have explicit permission from the administration at HHB and BSTU.

Recommended previous knowledge:


Mode of delivery:

Face-to-face lectures, concentrating teaching.

Learning activities and teaching methods:

Lectures, seminars and exercise.

Assessment methods and criteria:

activity in the classroom and homework - 40% and the final exam - 60%

Work placement:


Study progression requirement:


Recommended or required reading:

"Organization and Development of Russian Business: A Firm-Level Analysis," edited by Tatiana G. Dolgopyatova, Ichiro Iwasaki and Andrei A. Yakovlev. Palgrave MacMillan, 2009

Andrey Zaostrovtzev. “Nad propastiu vo lzhi” -

Overlapping courses:

Ecological framework and management systems: international and Russian experience, Sustainability in Finance & Logistics, State regulation in the field of environment protection based on St.Petersburg experience, Business practices in Russia.


  • 22/07/2014 - 09:37 Enrollment to HHB 2013

    We would like to inform that the following students have been selected for study at Master of Science in Business program at Nordland University: