KATVAA11 Business Ethics 5 op
Organised by
Degree Programme in Business Studies
Responsible Business
Person in charge
Professor
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
Johtamiskorkeakoulu
Curricula 2015 – 2017
KATVAA11 Business Ethics 5 ECTS

Keywords

Strategic themes: Internationalisation, Sustainable development

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course the student will be able to comprehend what business ethics is about and why it is important. The student will be aware of different ethical theories and understands the ethical dimensions of business decision-making. The student will be able to identify and apply tools to improve ethical practices in business.

Contents

Ethical theories and the concepts of business ethics; Ethical decision-making; Tools for developing business ethics practices.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 24 h 0 h

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Lectures, individual and group assignments, and written exam  Participation in course work 
In English
Further information 

The course comprises of lectures, individual and group assignments and a written exam of the course material.

Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Individual assignment  Exercise(s) 
In English
Further information 

Instructions for individual assignment in teaching schedule.

Written exam 
In English
Study materials 

Crane, A. and Matten, D.: Business Ethics. Managing corporate citizenship and sustainability in the age of globalization (3rd or latests ed.)

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Further information

Option 1 is organised in period I and option 2 is available in periods II-IV. See option 2 course details in teaching schedule Bachelor's Degree Programme in Business Studies or Thematic modules.

Belongs to following study modules

Johtamiskorkeakoulu
Johtamiskorkeakoulu
Responsible business and sustainability (Vastuullinen liiketoiminta)
Johtamiskorkeakoulu
Johtamiskorkeakoulu
Yhteiskuntatieteiden tiedekunta
Johtamiskorkeakoulu
2017–2018
Teaching
For Open University students only
Johtamiskorkeakoulu