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MGT2204 Business Ethics and Governance

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business
School or Department : School of Management and Marketing
Version produced : 8 March 2013

Other requisites

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at <http://www.usq.edu.au/ict/students/standards/default.htm>.

Synopsis

This course aims to develop understanding of the ethical dimensions of managerial decision making and of issues relating to governance of organisations. Topics include normative and descriptive ethical theories, corporate responsibility, stakeholders and citizenship, ethical decision making, tools and techniques for managing business ethics, accountability and governance and leadership skills. Students will be able to identify and solve ethical dilemmas within case study organisations and to design strategies to promote ethical behaviour and improve governance in organisations.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 3, 2011 External