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


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Sustainable development: business applications in Russia

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: Dmitry Kuzmin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Course evaluation:The course is evaluated by students by way of course evaluation studies (final evaluation).

Faculty responsible: Baltic State Technical University

Course contents:

  1. Application of Triple Bottom Line in the form of energy saving
  2. Sustainable development in retailing : IKEA case in Russia
  3. Sustainable consumer behavior : energy saving bulbs case
  4. Sustainability in B2B sector : case of Lissant ventilation in SPb
  5. Sustainable development in building&construction : case of ecologic sandwich panels
  6. Green building concept : components
  7. Sustainable development in times of crisis

Learning outcomes: Upon successful completion of the course, the student will find out the principles of energy saving and environmental management in Russian Federation. Students will learn practical application of federal and regional legal document as for industrial company and international retailer by example of St.Petersburg. Students will be able to compare basic approaches to sustainable management in RF and EU with regards to economic, ecologic and social aspects.

Especially recommended elective courses:N/A

Offered as a free-standing course: No

Prerequisites: 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: N/A

Mode of delivery: Face-to-face lectures, concentrating teaching.

Learning activities and teaching methods: Lectures, seminars and exercise.

Assessment methods and criteria: attendance, activity in the classroom and homework - 60% and the course paper - 40%

Work placement: N/A

Study progression requirement: N/A

Recommended or required reading:

1 Presidential Decree of June 4, 2008 № 889 "On some measures to improve the energy and environmental efficiency of the Russian economy"

2 Federal Law of November 23, 2009 № 261-FZ "On energy saving and energy efficiency improvements and on Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation"

3 Order number 148 from the Russian Ministry of 07.04.2010

Overlapping courses:Sustainability in Finance&Logistics, Ecological framework and management systems: international and Russian experience, Business practices in Russia. Management in Situation of Crisis.


  • 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: