Managerial Ethics and Decision Making (MEDM) 604

Managerial Ethics and Decision Making

Delivery Mode: Online

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: Students must have successfully completed Phase 1 of the MBA program and their Phase 1 Comprehensive Exam (CPEX-506) before taking this course.

Faculty: Faculty of Business

Program: Master of Business Administration

For current students a detailed course description is available in the MBA student handbook. For anyone not in the program interested in this course please visit the following website: http://business.athabascau.ca/graduate-program/managerial-ethics-and-decision-making-medm-604/

Description

The aims of this course are to create an awareness of business' social and ethical responsibilities to society and encourage integration of ethical decision-making principles and social responsibility into managerial decision-making. The course introduces students to stakeholder theory and provides some conceptual frameworks for analyzing and understanding the ethics of business and social responsibility issues.

Athabasca University Library: Students are encouraged to browse the Library's Web site to review the Library collection of journal databases, electronic journals, and digital reference tools: http://library.athabascau.ca.

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized-study counterparts.

Updated December 10 2014 by Student & Academic Services