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Ethics in Business


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Full course description




2.5 Hours





What you'll learn:

In this course you’ll gain an understanding of what ethics is and how to apply the different facets of ethics. Whether it is your personal ethical compass or your organization’s, or both, one needs to understand what the right thing to do is. You will learn rules around ethical behavior, how you can make a difference, and what an organization’s responsibility is when it comes to not only ethical practices but also corporate social responsibility.

Please note: This course is not facilitated by an instructor; therefore no one is monitoring activity in the course. If you have a question or need help as you progress, please reference the help section.

Learning topics:

  1. The need for Ethics in the Workplace
  2. U.S. Sentencing Guidelines for Organizations
  3. Influences on Ethical Choices
  4. How Managers can Encourage Ethical Behavior
  5. Corporate Social Responsibility

Who this course is designed for:

Regardless of your current work industry, type of business, or what level you are in, everyone needs to be aware of ethics, not only in the workplace but in your personal life too.

What you'll receive:

A Certificate of completion.

Meet the instructor

Brent Scholar, PhD

Dr. Brent Scholar is an Instructor in the Faculty of Leadership and Interdisciplinary Studies at ASU. He is an experienced higher education professional. He is also the principal of Scholar Consulting since 2009, providing international leadership consulting and training for both nonprofit and for profit organizations.