Business Ethics


Ethics is the discipline of thinking systematically about right and wrong. If you make decisions that are questionable, the repercussions on your reputation, organisation or profession may have a broader and more damaging impact.

On this course, participants will learn key ethical theories and principles, and how to use this knowledge to deal with ethical dilemmas where the dimensions of law, identity, morality, reputation, and economy are used to support sound decision-making.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Define and understand business ethics.

  • Identify ethical and unethical behaviour.

  • Learn how to make ethical decisions.

Course Outline

Module 1

What is Business Ethics?

Module 2

Ethical Obligations

Module 3

Ethical Dilemmas

Module 4

Ethical Theories and Principles

Module 5

Making Ethical Decisions