SRJC Course Outlines

5/25/2024 12:20:33 AMBMG 85.10 Course Outline as of Fall 2001

Changed Course
CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  BMG 85.10Title:  ETHICAL ISSUES FOR SMBUS  
Full Title:  Ethical Issues For Small Business
Last Reviewed:9/12/2011

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum.50Lecture Scheduled8.002 max.Lecture Scheduled16.00
Minimum.50Lab Scheduled01 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total8.00 Contact Total16.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  32.00Total Student Learning Hours: 48.00 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 
Formerly:  BMG 88.10

Catalog Description:
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Investigate the ethical issues surrounding current business practices. Examine the reasons certain business practices have been adopted by companies in the United States.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
Description: Untitled document
Investigate the ethical issues surrounding current business practices. Examine the reasons certain business practices have been adopted by companies in the United States.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:
Recommended:
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Spring 1998Inactive:Fall 2018
 
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Certificate Applicable Course



COURSE CONTENT

Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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The student will:
1. Analyze the ethical issues surrounding current business practice.
2. Determine personal stand on moral and ethical issues presented.
3. Differentiate between the letter of the law and the spirit of the law.
4. Distinguish between the concepts of justice and fairness.
5. Analyze the sources and uses of power in business practice.
6. Examine the issue of profitability, as it relates to moral and ethical
  issues.
7. Determine individual limits and conclusions to moral and ethical
  issues.
8. Prepare solutions to moral and ethical dilemmas facing companies.

Topics and Scope
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The instructor will:
1. Present typical ethical issues facing business owners in the 21st
  century.
2. Present current examples of legal considerations faced by businesses.
3. Examine models of power and how they relate to current business
  practice.
4. Using examples of real businesses, compare and contrast the concepts of
  profitability and morality.
5. Evaluate case studies using real businesses where decisions resulted
  in ethical conflicts.
6. Discuss various solutions to the moral and ethical dilemmas facing
  businesses.

Assignments:
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The students will make a written evaluation of a relevant case study.

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
None
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because problem solving assessments are more appropriate for this course.
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
55 - 70%
Analyze case studies
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
0 - 0%
None
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
0 - 0%
None
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
35 - 40%
Experiential exercises


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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The instructor will provide current course materials.

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