Course Catalog

Golden Gate University offers degree and certificate programs at four teaching centers and online. See the current university catalog or prior catalogs for more information.

NUMBER COURSE TITLE
HRM 308
ETHICS IN MANAGING PEOPLE AT WORK

How to understand and act on the ethical implications of important Human Resources functions, and respond to issues that arise via prevention and cure, including developing and disseminating organizational ethics statements, policies and supporting documents. Students will learn how to conduct an internal review of policies to ensure alignment with organizational ethics philosophy and to integrate ethical behavior throughout the culture. Topics include: business ethics concepts in the HR realm, and examination of issues that arise in workforce design, talent management, employee conduct, incentives systems, health/safety and international context, HR's role in corporate culture, internal investigations and external oversight. Students will have the opportunity to evaluate a chosen company's existing programs with respect to encouraging ethical conduct of its workers.

Units: 3 , Offered: Summer 2019 , Spring 2019 , Fall 2018