This course is designed to provide students with intellectual tools to identify and approach moral choices in the business context. It also helps students to understand and resolve ethical dilemmas in the treatment of competitors, customers, clients, colleagues and the wider community, as well as in the collection and use of confidential and privileged information. Research on business ethics, cases related to real business problems, and experiential learning exercises will be used as the basis to accomplish the course objective. There will also be a group project devoted to examining specific practical issues in areas of business that are controversial. Students will survey different ethical theories that can be applied to decision-making in real organizations.
This course aims to