ACCT6313 Professional Ethics

Course Description

A study of the roles of the professional in general and the accountant in particular in contemporary society with respect to economic, social, political, and technological problems.

Course Credits: 3

Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course other than graduate standing.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Define the foundations for ethical decision-making and behavior.
  • Apply ethical foundations to the role of business professional decision-making in corporate, partnership, and/or small business settings.
  • Survey professional standards and ethics.
  • Relate professional and corporate codes of ethics to ethical foundational principles.
  • Examine professional and corporate codes of ethics in accounting, management, marketing, and finance settings.
  • Apply ethical perspective to current issues in business.