INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Management
2016-2017

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
MAN 330 Business Ethics Undergraduate 3 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Area Elective 5 2 + 1 0

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Muhammed Said DİNÇ, Assoc. Prof. Dr. M. Sait Dinc Muhammed Said DİNÇ, Assoc. Prof. Dr.
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Business ethics is a course that analyses business activity and practices from moral values point ofview. In this course, the main focus will be that business actions and decisions should be considered in the light of moral principles and values, and ethical motives in business activity will make business better and more successful.

COURSE OBJECTIVE
The general goals of this course are to explore the role and purpose of ethics in business, to present methods of moral reasoning, case analysis, and of resolving ethical dilemmas, to present the ethical values considered especially relevant to business activity—respect for human dignity, honesty, fairness, and the development of trust, to present the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction - The Importance of Business Ethics (Ch.1)
  2. Stakeholder relationships, Social Responsibility, and Corporate Governance (Ch.2)
  3. Emerging Business Ethics Issues (Ch.3)
  4. The Institutionalization of Business Ethics (Ch.4)
  5. Ethical Decision Making (Ch.5)
  6. Ethical Decision Making (Ch.5)
  7. Guest Lecturing Case Study and Midterm Exam Overview
  8. MIDTERM EXAM
  9. Organizational Factors: The role of Ethical Culture and Relationship (Ch.7)
  10. Developing an Effective Ethics Program (Ch.8)
  11. Globalization of Ethical Decision-Making (Ch.10)
  12. Ethical leadership (Ch.11)
  13. Ethical leadership (Ch.11)
  14. Sustainability: Ethical and Social Responsibility Dimensions (Ch.12)
  15. Sustainability: Ethical and Social Responsibility Dimensions (Ch.12)

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Interactive Lectures
    • Practical Sessions
    • Presentation
    • Discussions and group work
    • Case Studies
    • Guest instructor
    • Use of educational films
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Quiz315
    Homework5
    Midterm Exam(s)125
    Presentation110
    Attendance5
    Final Exam140
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
      TEXTBOOK(S)

        ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
        Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
        Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week) 0
        Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
        Midterm Examination (1 week) 0
        Final Examination(1 week) 0
        Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
        Preparation for Final Examination 0
        Assignment / Homework/ Project 0
        Seminar / Presentation 0
        Total Workload: 0
        ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0