Career & Technical Education > Management Science

General Information


I. Catalog Course Description

Focuses on managing ethically in the changing cultural, economic, political, technological and global environments of business.


II: Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should/should be able to:

  • Understand the responsibility regarding ethical behavior at work.
  • Discuss how today’s companies are addressing business ethics.
  • Understand the differences among ethics, integrity, values, and social responsibility.
  • Describe methods of determining ethical stands and resolving ethical dilemmas.
  • Discuss business ethics as a dimension of social responsibility.
  • Understand the role of corporate governance in ethical behavior as a dimension of ethical decision making.
  • Understand the roles of culture and multinational corporations in business ethics.
  • Gain awareness of a number of ethical issues around the globe.
  • Identify ethical issues facing businesses today, including issues associated with honesty and fairness, conflicts of interest, fraud, discrimination, and information technology.

III: Course Linkage

MGT 462–Changing Environments–meets a requirement of the BTech Program.

MGT 462 promotes the following Student Learning Objectives of ensuring that students:

  • Have college-level skills in reading, writing, and oral communication that are at a level appropriate to their degree and/or emphasis.
  • Develop solid problem solving, creative reasoning, and critical thinking skills.
  • Posses effective and efficient learning skills, including locating and evaluating sources of information.
  • Understand the importance of cultural traditions, diversity, and ethics in the modern world.

Scheduled MGT-462 classes:

Fall 2019

There are currently no MGT-462 classes scheduled for this term.