PBM423 Business Ethics

Code PBM423
Name Business Ethics
Status Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Social Science
Faculty Riga Business School
Academic staff Jānis Grēviņš, Atis Zakatistovs
Credit points 4.0 (6.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation The course is designed to provide a new insight into business related to ethical problems, and acquaint the modern approach to solutions of the common problems arising in business relations. The course provides the theoretical knowledge and develop practical skills relevant to the ethical concept of moral problem solving in business, the environment of a social and general origin of these problems, specific moral issues of business and applying different solutions in typical problem situations of the sphere of business..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
In this course students will try to develop the ability to think ahead, to recognize the ethical issues, and the decision making patterns.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Explain the principles of corporate social responsibility and ethics - Quizzes, case studies, homeworks, literature review, presentations, midterm exam, final exam
Apply the principles of corporate social responsibility and ethics in their work - Quizzes, case studies, homeworks, literature review, presentations, midterm exam, final exam
Course prerequisites Bachelor degree

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