American Heritage University of Southern California

MB-516 Ethics and Responsibility

This course will engage students in the discussion of ethics, studying how personal values, ethical models and reflective processes shape our ethical decision making in a leadership context. Discussions and study will be grounded in western philosophical thought, organizational and societal moral...more

  • Course ID: MB 516
  • Start Date: 07/05/2020
  • Duration: 8 Weeks
  • Method of Instruction: Online

Units: 3

Core  Course

This course will engage students in the discussion of ethics, studying how personal values, ethical models and reflective processes shape our ethical decision making in a leadership context. Discussions and study will be grounded in western philosophical thought, organizational and societal moral realities including social responsibility with special attention to servant leadership. Research will focus on ethical leadership, its importance and how leaders/learners can continue to integrate ethics into their own leadership stance.

Virginia A Green1 Adjunct Faculty

Ph.D., Organization & Management, Capella University, M.B.A., Business Administration, Leadership & Technology, New York Institute of Technology, M.A., Business Administration, Leadership &

At the completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  1. Use contemporary and classical frameworks to analyze and suggest resolutions to ethical dilemmas.
  2. Evaluate and address common ethical issues that arise for individuals, managers, and organizations.
  3. Examine how individual differences and cognitive barriers can influence ethical judgment.
  4. Asses key organizational tools, policies, systems, and laws that apply to managing ethical conduct specifically in the business environment.
  5. Discuss and prioritize personal values and apply those to making ethical decisions.
  6. Explain how organizational and cultural variables can influence ethical conduct.
  7. Engage in logically sound discussion about moral dilemmas using the language of business ethics.

The Big Picture

How this course ties into your program outcomes:

Business Knowledge Critical Thinking Communication Technology Ethics
 
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Legend:
I = Introduced
D = Developed
M = Demonstrated at the Mastery level suitable for graduation