Micro-Credential Credit Bearing

Micro-Credential in
Ethics and Corporate Governance and Responsibilities



Course Category:

Business Skills, Management Skills

Mode of Delivery: 


Language of Instruction:


Level of the Course:

Year 1


Not Applicable

Credit Value:

3 credits


14 Academic Weeks

Total Learning Hours:

120 hours


The micro-credential course aims to equip students with understanding of main tenets of business ethics and their application in business. It will address the issues of right and wrong in various situations, activities and decisions in business operations. Beside commercial business the entire stakeholders will be included such as government organizations, civic society representatives, pressure groups, not-for-profit businesses, social businesses, charities, environmental organizations. The emphasis will be placed on relationships with employees, shareholders, management, board of directors, partners, suppliers, financiers and investors. Students will also be exposed to variety of case studies and ethical dilemmas.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply the moral principles underlying business and corporate ethics.
  2. Apply the appropriate response to ethical dilemmas.
  3. Examine    and    apply    good    practice    of    corporate  social responsibilities.
  4. Explain the principles underlying sound and effective corporate governance.

Assessment Methods 
and Types:

Assignment -30%, Group Project– 30% and Final Exam -40%

Content Outline:

  1. The Perspectives On Business Ethics 
  2. Unethical Behaviors 
  3. Managers As Ethical Leaders
    Ethical Decision Making
  4. Codes Of Ethics And Code Of Conduct
  5.  Ethics Reporting Systems 
  6. Corporate Social Responsibility in Business Firms
  7. Corporate Governance 
  8. Environmental Compliance and Issues in Business Firms

Additional Requirement:

– Able to communicate in English

Entry Requirement:

Minimum Age: 22 years old

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Next Intake

September 2022 Intake

Time Table

Every Tuesday 7pm – 10pm

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Why Choose a Micro-Credential Credit Bearing?

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Entry Requirement of the Origin Programme

Master of Business Administration

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