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DON HONORIO VENTURA TECHNOLOGICAL STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF BUSINESS STUDIES COURSE SYLLABUS 2nd Semester S.

Y 2012-2013 Course Title: SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND GOOD GOVERNANCE Course Code: MGMT 6 Instructor: Yuri Walter D. Akiate, MBA Course Credit: 3 Units Course Description: This course focuses on the basic concepts, principles, frameworks and practices of social responsibility and good governance. It analyses the business framework that guides social responsibility and good governance practice. It combines theory with field experience aimed at inspiring young leaders to become responsible citizen and entrepreneurs, and business leaders.
Course Outline: Lesson 1 Ethics and Business 1. Nature of Business 2. The importance of Ethics in Business 3. The relationship between ethics and business 4. Moral reasoning in business 5. The morality of profit motive 6. Business ethics defined Lesson 2 The Relationship of Ethics with other Sciences and other Phases of Human Life 1. Ethics and Logic 2. Ethics and Psychology 3. Ethics and Sociology 4. Ethics and Economics 5. Ethics and Law 6. Ethics and Religion 7. Ethics and Profesisonal Code of Conduct 8. Ethics and Etiquette 9. Ethics and Education 10. Ethics and Art Lesson 3 Ethical Issues and Problems in Business and the Corporate World 1. Sexual harassment 2. The problem of just wage 3. Gift-giving and bribery 4. The morality of advertising 5. Office romance 6. The problem of fair pricing 7. Trade secret and corporate disclosure 8. Product misrepresentation 9. The morality of labor strike 10. Whistle-blowing 11. Multi level marketing and pyramiding 12. Unfair compensation 13. Money laundering 14. Conflict of interest 15. Insider trading Lesson 4 Business and Ecology 1. The Dimension of Sociological Problem 2. Traditional Attitudes of Business Towards the Environment 3. Environmental Ethics 4. The Moral and Social Obligations of Business to the Environment 5. The Valdez Principles Lesson 5 Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility 1. The Concept of Corporate Social Responsibility 2. Corporate Social Responsibility from a Historical Prespective 3. Historical Phases of Corporate Social Responsibility 4. Prespective on Corporate Social Responsibility 5. Assessments on the Practice of Corporate Social Responsibility 6. The Four Corporate Social responsibilities 7. Social Responsibility Towards Consumers 8. Social Responsibility Towards the Community and the Environment 9. Current Activities Related to Corporate Social Responsibility Lesson 6 Developing Good Work Ethic 1. Definition of Work 2. The meaning of work in the Holy Bible 3. The theological meaning of work according to St. Thomas Aquinas 4. The human perspective of work 5. How to enjoy work and create a spiritual values 6. Basic duties of employers 7. Basic duties of workers Activity Learning Approach

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Lecture Discussion Case Analysis

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Lecture Discussion Case Analysis

Quiz, Recitation, Assignment, Case Analysis Output

Lecture Discussion Case Analysis

Quiz, Recitation, Assignment, Case Analysis Output

Lecture Discussion Case Analysis

Quiz, Recitation, Assignment, Case Analysis Output

DON HONORIO VENTURA TECHNOLOGICAL STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF BUSINESS STUDIES