This course emphasizes the complexities of business decision making within an ethical framework. After identifying the wide variety of ethical issues facing individuals in business and the moral philosophies which can be applied, the course will develop an ethical decision-making framework. Both the role of the individual and of the organization in influencing ethical decision-making will be emphasized as will the impact of cultural influences on international business ethics. Managing ethics will be proposed as an essential part of the function of organizational leaders. This course meets General Education Core Goal 2, Analytic Skills; Core Goal 12: Sensitivity to Global Perspective and Cultural and Social Diversity; and Core Goal 13: Ethical Reasoning and Behavior.
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