INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Graduate Study - Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
PhD Management
2017-2018

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
MAN 610 Business and Professional Ethics Graduate 1 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
6 0 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Muhammed Said DİNÇ, Assoc. Prof. Dr. M. Sait Dinc Muhammed Said DİNÇ, Assoc. Prof. Dr.
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Business and professional ethics is a course which gives students an opportunity to learn how to identify ethical issues in business, how to analyze ethical issues using moral principles, and how to make recommendations to resolve these issues.

COURSE OBJECTIVE
This course will emphasize on the question about whether any ethical values are already implied in business and market activity, or whether introducing ethics into business will cause fundamental changes to business. It will also assess how business should influence our individual and social lives, and ask what role business and its values play in our society as a whole.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. The Importance of Business Ethics
  2. Social Responsibility
  3. Article Analysis
  4. Emerging Business Ethics
  5. The Institutionalization of Business Ethics
  6. Article Analysis
  7. Ethical Decision Making
  8. Individual Factors
  9. Organizational Factors
  10. Article Analysis
  11. Article Analysis
  12. Article Analysis
  13. Article Analysis
  14. Article Analysis
  15. Research Proposal Presentations

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Presentation
    • Assignments
    • Case Studies
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Homework510
    Term Paper140
    Total: 50
    Learning outcomes
      TEXTBOOK(S)
      • Ferrell, O.C., Fraedrick, J. & Ferrell, L., Business Ethics: Ethical Decision Making and Cases, 10th Ed. Cengage Learning, 2015

      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