Lectures, seminar discussions, case analyses, role playing, interactive exercises, documentary videos and formal presentations.
This is a fourth year seminar class usually completed by a degree student in the last or penultimate term. Higher levels of student preparation, commitment, presentation and participation will be expected and will form an integral part of the learning experience of this capstone-type course. Student presentation and interactive discussions will form an integral part of the learning experience.
Evaluation will be based on the following in accordance with Douglas College policy:
|Quizzes, written assignments||10%|
|Mid term exam||25|
|Formal written case analysis||20-30|
|Presentation of case analysis||5|
|Written research paper||20-30|
At the end of the course, the student should be able to:
Textbooks and Materials to be Purchased by Students
Texts will be updated periodically. One or more of the following will be used:
Beauchamp, Tom. Case Studies in Business, Society and Ethics (Latest Edition). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education.
Brookes, Leonard J.Business & Professional Ethics for Directors, Executives & Accountants (Latest Edition). Thomson
Crane, Matten. Business Ethics: Managing Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability in the Age of Globalization. (Latest Edition). Oxford.
Fisher, Lovell, Valero-Silva. Business Ethics and Values. (Latest Edition). Pearson.
Greenleaf, Robert. "The Servant as Leader." (1991). Robert K. Greenleaf Center.
Hartman, Laura P. Perspectives in Business Ethics (Latest Edition). McGraw Hill.
Newton, Lisa, and Schmidt, David P. Wake-Up Calls. (Latest Edition) Thomson.
Sexty. Canadian Business and Society Ethics and Responsibilities. (Latest Edition). McGraw-Hill Ryerson.
Shaw, Barry, Panagiotou. Moral Issues in Business. (Canadian Edition). Nelson.
Wexler, Mark N. Confronting Moral Worlds: Understanding Business Ethics. (Latest Edition). Prentice Hall Canada.
Handouts of the instructor and such other texts as approved by the department.
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU)||No credit||2007/09/01 to -|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG BUSM 2XXX (3)||2007/09/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU BUS 2XX (3)||2007/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU BBUS 3030 (3)||2010/09/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU BBUS 303 (3)||2007/09/01 to 2010/08/31|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU BUSI 3XX (3)||2007/09/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV BUS 3XX (3)||2007/09/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC COM 3XX (1.5)||2007/09/01 to -|