Course curriculum

  • 1

    Course Introduction

    • Course Introduction

    • Download Course Presentation

  • 2

    Why Ethics Matter

    • Recent Public Lapses in Ethical Standards

    • Exercise Answer Part One

    • Exercise Answer Part Two

    • The Need for an Ethical Workplace

  • 3

    What Are the Elements of Business Ethics

    • Business Ethics

    • ECI Global Business Ethics Survey

    • Fraud Triangle and Diamond

    • Reducing Ethics Risk

    • Code of Conduct and Ethics Policies

    • Interactive Exercise 1

  • 4

    The Ethical Culture of Organizations

    • What Comprises an Ethical Culture

    • Symptoms of a Weak Ethical Culture

    • Whistleblowing

    • Theranos Whistleblower

    • Why People Don't Blow the Whistle

    • Interactive Exercise 2

    • Midway Check-in

  • 5

    Professional Conduct

    • A Word about Integrity

    • Independence and Objectivity

    • Conflicts of Interest

    • The Consequences of Conflicts

    • Areas Where Conflicts Occur

    • Interactive Exercise 3

  • 6

    Approaches to Ethical Decision Making

    • Ethical Decision-Making Framework

    • Ethical Considerations

    • Theories of Ethical Decision Making

    • Obstacles to Ethical Behavior

    • Making Ethical Decisions

    • Sources of Guidance

    • Interactive Exercise 4

  • 7

    Case Studies

    • Instructions

    • Case Study One Solution

    • Case Study Two Solution

    • Case Study Three Solution

    • Case Study Conclusion

    • Course Summary

  • 8

    Qualified Assessment

    • Qualified Exam

    • Share Your Feedback

    • Course Completion