Engineering and Production Management

Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Integrated course, 2.00 ECTS

 

Course content

• Basic ethical questions and the meaning of responsibility in business and technology
• Ethical aspects of globalization and sustainability
• Corporate social responsibility as a management strategy
• Application of the ideas to the student’s own situation in the placement company

Learning outcomes

The students learn about contemporary corporate management and about the changing demands on it. They learn to examine their own actions as managers in the light of ethical principles and to orient their activity in the company by these principles.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: lecturer’s outline

Mode of delivery

Mixed formats

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Integrated Management Systems 1

Assessment methods and criteria

Written module examination