VALUES, ETHICS AND DIVERSITY IN ORGANISATION

BUO5VED

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is designed to develop students' critical thinking and research skills to contribute to an informed analysis of the role of values, ethics and diversity in contemporary organisations. Through the use of ethical theories, the subject aims to develop students' abilities to re-frame organisational practices and to include ethical considerations in organisational decision-making. The concept of workplace diversity is introduced and evaluated with particular regard to the most pressing demographic issues in the Australian and global contexts. Frameworks and tools for managing business ethics and diversity are introduced and critically evaluated. The subject is designed to meet principles 1-4 of the PRME principles.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorGavin Jack

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Available only to students enrolled in LMMBAO

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

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Online, 2014, Teaching Session 5, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGavin Jack

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 36
Three 1.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 36 and delivered via online.
"Access via subject website; additional online facilitated discussions will also occur for this subject. Please refer to subject learning guide."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Buisness ethics: a personal reflective portfolio (4000 words)50
Diversity: individual diversity portfolio (4000 words)50

Online, 2014, Teaching Session 6, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGavin Jack

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 38 - 43
Three 1.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 38 to week 43 and delivered via online.
"Access via subject website; additional online facilitated discussions will also occur for this subject. Please refer to subject learning guide."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Buisness ethics: a personal reflective portfolio (4000 words)50
Diversity: individual diversity portfolio (4000 words)50