Course info

PHI301 Corporate Social Responsibility

Course responsible: Terje Bent Kvilhaug
Teachers: Frode Kjosavik, Deborah Helen Oughton
ECTS credits: 5
Department: 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, .
Frekvens: Annually
First time: 2007V
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.
Teaching methods:
Lectures, seminars, case studies, seminar assignment, guest lecturers.
Teaching support:
Will be given prior to course start February 2016
General knowledge in economics, administration, management, ethical theory
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.
-The teaching will be given in Norwegian only
Examination details: Continuous exam: A - E / Ikke bestått

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