Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience
Practicum in Business Ethics I (ETH368)
Version 1 and 2: 16 hours (classroom-based or distance learning) and 320 hours of field work in a business setting.
Version 1: April 2016 - August 2019. Version 2: September 2019 - Present.
Version 1 and 2: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: identify potential challenges to ethical, personal, and professional behavior in the workplace; analyze new situations and determine which laws of ethical behavior apply in every day interactions with colleagues and clients; and predict potentially negative experiences and prevent them in the best interest of the business and themselves.
Version 1 and 2: Major topics include: character-based decision-making related to successful long-term business interactions, personal responsibility, compromise for the common good, personal restraint for general justice, fortitude, and commitment to moral principles (to what extent and what expense), and the rubrics of personal integrity. Methods of instruction include: article summaries, research paper, and group projects.
Version 1: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 4 semester hours in Business or Ethics (4/16). Version 2: In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 6 semester hours in Business or Ethics (9/19 administrative review).