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MBA8000 Applied Business Research and Ethics

Units : 1
School or Department : School of Business
Grading basis : Graded
Course fee schedule : https://www.unisq.edu.au/current-students/administration/fees/fee-schedules
Version produced : 26 March 2023


This course provides students with foundation knowledge of ethical principles and applied research processes. The course examines ethical considerations implicit in business and professional contexts including issues of governance and economic corruption. Students will apply a range of theoretical approaches to corporate ethical decision making within the context of case based analysis and applied research methodologies.

This course will expose students to a range of complex and problematic ethical dilemmas in business and research. Students will be required to consider a variety of possible solutions for these dilemmas and to explore the ethical consequences of those solutions. The design of the course, and the associated assessment items, will result in students developing a holistic understanding of ethical business practice and ethical business research along with the associated issues, challenges and consequences of ethical decision making.

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Study period Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2023 Online
Date printed 26 March 2023