fbpx Micro-Credential in Business Ethics BUS4023 (BAHM) ** | Africa Open Learning
Overview: 

Business ethics and corporate responsibility have assumed greater importance for managers within both private and public sector organizations. Recently, the issues of governance, the environment and the roles and responsibilities of those who manage organizations and institutions have acquired increased attention, in response to concerns involving marketing, litigation or organizational effectiveness. 

As an overall view, this module will provide knowledge to students on the impact of business ethics to business practices. It will cover from social and corporate responsibility, corporate citizenship, corporate governance, human rights at work-place, fair trade and ethical issues in industries.

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Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 


This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Discipline: 
Hospitality
Entry Requirements: 

Entry Requirements - No 
Age Experience - 19 Years Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes 
Numeracy Proficiency - No 
Pre-requisites - No

Contents: 
  1. Introduction
  2. Business ethics
  3. The language of business ethics
  4. Organisations, individuals, and ethics
  5. Corporate governance and ethical values
  6. Developing an effective ethics program.
  7. Managing and controlling ethics programs.
  8. Globalization of ethical decision making
  9. Ethical leadership
  10. Sustainability: ethical and social responsibility dimensions      
Assessments: 

 Test - 20%
 Assignment - 20%
 Presentation - 10%
 Final Examination - 50%

Career Opportunities: 

With great understanding of the hospitality industry through this programme, you can excel in areas such as hotels, restaurants, retailing, transportation, travel agencies, airlines, cruise, and tour operations.