Education

(Un)ethical Decision Making: Alternative and Critical Thinking in Management

Level: MAS
Catalogue #: 365-1067-00L
Contact Person: Barbara La Cara

LECTURE:

Three-day course: 14.09.2017, 15.09.2017 and 16.09.2017.

Thursday: 09:15-18:00; Friday: 09:15-18:00; and Saturday: 08:15-17:00.

Room: HG D 3.2

 

DESCRIPTION:

This course is about decision-making processes in complex situations involving financial, relational and ethical problems. It will follow two main lines.

First, providing fundamental tools for addressing problematic situations such as corruption, fraud and corporate crises.

Second, discussing how stakeholders' ethical expectations and social responsibility issues can be effectively implemented and integrated in organizational systems and strategic planning processes.

 

MATERIALS:

This course is based on mini-cases that will be distributed during the classes.

Moodle of the course: https://moodle-app2.let.ethz.ch/course/view.php?id=3334

No pre-course preparation is required. This is an interactive course.

 

AUDIENCE:

MAS Students (third semester)

 

ENROLMENT:

Participation is only possible if you are registered in MyStudies.

Registration deadline: 06.09.2017.

 

LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION:

English

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Annoucements will be primarily done in the lecture and by email. Please check your ethz.ch-account regularly.

 

CREDITS:

2 ECTS

 

EXAMINATION:

Pass/Fail (ungraded semester performance)

 

RULES FOR REPETITION:

Repetition is not possible within the same term. Repetition is only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit in the next Fall term.

 

CONTACT AND ASSISTANCE:

Barbara La Cara