Financial and Business Ethics

Budapest University of Technology and Economics
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
3
PERIOD
04/09/2023 to 22/01/2024

Course Description

The course discusses the theoretical foundations of financial and business ethics, describing the most important domestic and international practical experiences. Its result is twofold because it serves to develop moral sensitivity as well as to expand economic expertise. The main topics highlight the ethical dimension of the economy, such as the social and market mechanisms at the macro level, and the requirements of customers, employers, economic decision-makers and responsible corporate operations at the micro level. It aims to enable students to recognize and properly manage ethical economic decision-making dilemmas.

Time format

weekly

Educational-info

Competences

The students are able to
1. analyze financial and business processes and developments from an ethical point of view in practice
2. recognize and manage ethical decision-making dilemmas
3. plan and organize independent learning,
4. comprehend and use the professional literature of the topic,
5. grasp the professional language in writing and speech,
6. recognize and solve practical professional problems.

Prerequisites

none

Duration

28 h / 14 weeks

ECTS

3

Validation mode

Continuous control

Maximum number of students

10

Organizer

Partner

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences

Department

Department of Finance

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