PIA3410 - Management Ethics

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Public and International Affairs
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
POL3410 or SA3410
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2023/24

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to examine the moral obligations and responsibilities of a manager, and his/her moral relationship with the shareholder and other stakeholders. Major theories of managerial obligation, including the stockholder theory, the stakeholder theory and so on, will be introduced to students which can raise students’ awareness of the ethical issues in international business management and how they are shaped by the cultural, political and economic factors in the international arena. After taking this course, students are expected to be capable to reflect critically on the ethical issues in business management, to develop their own views on these issues, and to resolve ethical dilemma in the workplace as manager.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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