Business and Management
£2360 (£1600 during the tuition waiver period)
This course delves into the multifaceted ethical dilemmas faced by modern organisations in the realms of business and sustainability. Through an exploration of key philosophical principles, students will learn to conduct a rigorous analysis of ethical theory and its practical applications. The course aims to enhance students' understanding of ethical language and reasoning, empowering them to apply a subjective ethical perspective to their own organisational practices. Additionally, the course offers a range of frameworks to assess and integrate sustainability considerations into organisational decision-making processes.
Introduction to the module
Business Ethics and Values an Overview
Concept of Sustainability
Ethical Framework for organisation Ethics
Corporate Social Responsibility
Ethical Issues in the Relationships between organisations and the Environment
Framework to Ethical Decisions in Business
Guidelines for Managing Ethics in the Workplace
Tenets of Sustainable Development
1. Apply relevant theory and philosophy of ethics to critically assess the organisation's and individual response to ethical questions, conflicts or dilemmas
2. Demonstrate the ability to create and articulate an informed ethical position in business matters
3. Identify the global landscape of sustainability principles, laws and regulations, and sustainable enterprises' social, environmental and economic drivers
4. Explain the relationship between innovation and sustainability, entrepreneurship, value-creation and Corporate Governance
Citizens of the following countries are eligible for a 50% scholarship upon writing a personal statement. All scholarships are to be approved by the Academic Board. The list of countries are: Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Philippines, Bhutan, Morocco, Vietnam, Papua New Guinea, Laos, Cambodia, India, Nigeria, Ghana, Bangladesh, Laos, Myanmar, Pakistan, Nepal and South Africa. Please talk to your student counselor and ask for the Coupon Code to get the 50% Tuition Waiver.
To pass the unit a 40% overall grade must be achieved.