• Course Description: This course introduces students to the contemporary issues of ethics, morality, and social responsibility that face the business community, both locally and globally.  Students completing this course will be able to define various theories of the ethics, appreciate the importance of ethics framework for analyzing and resolving real-world ethical issues, and to gain the knowledge and critical thinking skills to analyze and resolve ethical issues in business and management.  The course will examine such components as the nature and purpose of professional standards and codes, the role played by individual character in professional life, and the demands and pressures encountered by professionals within their institutional settings. (Note: 3 lecture credits)