Course code PHI301

PHI301 Corporate Social Responsibility

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Course responsible: Terje Bent Kvilhaug
Teachers: Deborah Helen Oughton, Frode Kjosavik
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, case studies, seminar assignment, guest lecturers.
Teaching support:
Will be given prior to course start.
General knowledge in economics, administration, management, ethical theory.
Recommended prerequisites:
Examen Philosophicum.
Mandatory activity:
Students have to attend at least 50 % of the lectures/seminars. Approved obligatory activites are valid only until next time the course is offered. 
Written assignment (100%). No re-examination.
Nominal workload:
150 hours
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse).
Reduction of credits:
Type of course:
30-32 hours of teaching.
The teaching will be given in Norwegian only.
External examiner.
Examination details: Continuous exam: A - E / Ikke bestått