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Ethics and company culture

The objective of this course is to initiate students to the notions of ethics and culture within a business context. It allows students to understand the determinants of culture, the dimensions of culture as developed by Hofstede and GLOBE and exposes the different business cultures from around the world. Furthermore, it shows the importance of ethics under different angles in the company and the impact of its application on the development of organizations and introduces the students to the concept of corporate social responsibility. Throughout the course students are presented with case studies from international companies and are solicited to contribute to the material by giving real life examples.


Temps présentiel : 12.5 heures


Charge de travail étudiant : 5 heures


Méthode(s) d'évaluation : Examen final, Examen partiel, Travail personnel


Référence :
Velasquez, M.G., Business ethics: Concepts and cases, 7th Edition, Pearson New International Edition Browaeys, M.-J. and Price, R., Understanding Cross Cultural management, 3rd Edition, Pearson

Méthode(s) d'enseignement : Travail de groupes, Travaux dirigés

Ce cours est proposé dans les diplômes suivants
 Bachelor in business administration and management