Course code PHI301

PHI301 Corporate Social Responsibility

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Course responsible: Terje Bent Kvilhaug
Teachers: Frode Kjosavik, Deborah Helen Oughton
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: School of Economics and Business
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Spring parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Spring parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2007-2008
Preferential right:
Course contents:
It targets future managers and economists in business and public administration. It will deal with relevant ethical issues, like globalization, sustainability, corporate responsibilites, techniques of business ethics managements, business ethics in relation to shareholders, employees, consumers, civil society, government and regulations, etc.
Learning outcome:
The course shall prepare students for ethical problems, challenges and dilemmas that they will face in their future professions.
Learning activities:
Lectures, seminars, colloquia, case studies, semester assignments, guest lecturers.
Teaching support:
Selection from Crane - Matten: 'Business Ethics' (3. edition, Oxford University Press, 2010).
Recommended prerequisites:
Examen Philosophicum.
Mandatory activity:
Students have to attend at least 65 % of the lectures/seminars.
Written assignment.
Nominal workload:
30-32 hours of teaching + 125 hours of student work.
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
Reduction of credits:
Type of course:
30-32 hours of teaching.
External examiner.
Examination details: Continuous exam: A - E / Ikke bestått