21513 Business Ethics and Sustainability6cp
Requisite(s): Completionof subject 26100 Integrating Business Perspectivesc Completion of subject 26100 Integrating Business Perspectives
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Anti-requisite(s): 21226 Sustainable Enterprise
This subject explores the breadth and depth of ethical issues confronting contemporary organisations as they relate to general business practice and sustainability. It examines major philosophical conceptualisations of ethics and applies these to critically analyse both theory and practice. It places particular emphasis on developing students' ethical vocabulary and ethical argumentation so that they are better equipped to successfully carry an ethically informed subjectivity into their organisational practice. This subject provides students with various frameworks for incorporating and critically evaluating sustainability in organisational practices and decision-making.
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- Subject EFTSL: 0.125