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View Unit : Business Ethics

Unit
Unit Reference Number
M/601/1024
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Business Ethics
Unit Level
Level 5
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
60
Unit Credit Value
15
Date of Withdrawal
SSAs
15.3 Business Management
Unit Grading Structure
Pass
Assessment Guidance

N/A

Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria
Learning Outcome - The learner will:Assessment Criterion - The learner can:
1

Understand different ethical perspectives in business

1.1

Explain the background and development of theoretical ethical approaches

1.2

Compare and contrast absolute and relative ethics

1.3

Explain the ethical issues which can affect the operational activities of a business

2

Understand business objectives from an ethical perspective

2.1

Explain how business objectives are affected by ethical considerations

2.2

Evaluate the implications for a business and its stakeholders to operate ethically

3

Understand ethics in workplace relationships

3.1

Assess the role of the company acting as moral agent

3.2

Analyse the development of mechanisms for achieving employee involvement and empowerment

4

Be able to assess a current ethical issue in a business

4.1

Research a current ethical issue affecting a selected business

4.2

Report on how the business could improve the ethics of their operations whilst meeting objectives and ensuring good employer/employee relationships

4.3

Design a suitable ethical code

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