Governance and Business Ethics
Assessment Type Report
Assessment Number 2
Assessment Name Individual Case Study
Unit Learning Outcomes LO 3: Evaluate ethical dilemmas in the global
Assessed environment based on the knowledge of diverse cultural and philosophical
traditions that influence behavior.
LO 4: Reflect on theory and practice to develop and justify solutions for complex
management problems relating to ethics and social responsibility.
Alignment with Unit and Unit Learning Outcome Graduate
Course Attributes Assessed
ULO 3: Evaluate ethical dilemmas in the global GA 1: Communication
environment based on the knowledge of diverse GA 2: Collaboration
cultural and philosophical traditions that influence GA 3: Research
behavior. GA 4: Critical Thinking
ULO 4: Reflect on theory and practice to develop and GA 5: Ethical Behavior
justify solutions for complex management problems GA 6: Flexibility
relating to ethics and social responsibility
Due Date and Time Week 7
Word Count: 2000
Submission In Turnitin
Assessment Description Assessment 2 will familiarize students with current local, national
or global ethical issue.
You will work individually to prepare a report on a case study,
which must be agreed to by the lecturer by week 7.
Each student will chose a case study related to any current issue
affecting at the local, national or global scale.
The case study must not be from the text book.
Report Structure must include:
Table of contents
History/background: What is the issue at hand?
Where is the issue prevalent? Why is it important?
A brief history of the organization
Discussion of the case
Ethical Decision Making Approaches & Theories
o Explain which ethical decision making approaches
and theories your relied upon to reach your
conclusions and why.
o Restate the importance of the issue
o Paint the picture of the world if your plan is or not
Appendix (include any supplementary tables or images here)
Research Requirements • Research required supporting discussion and analysis in
report. Sources should be varied and include, but not limited
to, the Textbook, Newspaper articles, Books and Journal
• A minimum of 10 resources and at least 5 being academic in
nature (journal articles, books, professional periodicals).
• You should also use the EBSCO Databases, accessible through
the Library Moodle page.
Misconduct • This report will be submitted online through Turnitin.
• Copying information from another student or online sources
will not be tolerated.
• All students MUST acknowledge the author of any research
used in the report.
• To avoid being charged with Misconduct, you need to apply
proper Harvard Style Referencing (ask your lecturer if you do
not know what this means).
• Use the library referencing guide accessible via Moodle.
Detailed Submission Before submission please ensure that the submitted work satisfies the
Requirements following requirements:
• This report will be submitted online through Turnitin via
• The assignment must be typewritten;
• The assignment must follow the Harvard referencing style;
• Word length:2000 words;
• Font/Font size: Times New Roman (preferred) /12, regular;
• Page numbers: yes;
• Line Spacing: 1.5;
• Paragraph Style: Justified.