433046 SE Responsible Decisions and Ethical (Self-)Formation in Organizations

summer semester 2016 | Last update: 07.05.2018 Place course on memo list
SE Responsible Decisions and Ethical (Self-)Formation in Organizations
SE 2

Students shall be able reflect on the conditions and limitations of ethical decisions in organizations. They shall be able to identify conditions and possbilities of ethical self-formation in organizations. 


The concept of ethics, ethical decisions and undecidablity,  Responsibility and responsible decisions. The concept of ethical self-formation and its relevance in organizations. 

Instructions, lectures, plenary and group discussions, reading assignments, student presentations.

written exam (max. 90 mins)

Jones, C., ten Bos, R. & Parker, M. (2005) : For Business Ethics. London: Routledge. 

Painter-Morland, M. & ten Bos, R.  Business Ethics and Continental Philosophy. Cambridge University Press. 

Further Literature will be provided in the Seminar.


2nd Semester. Prerequisite: Successful completion of the Module Approaches to Organization Studies. This module is offered to max. 30 students. Students of other Master programmes can choose this module as a free elective. ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OBLIGATORY.


The Seminar is interlinked and closely connected to the Lecture Introduction to Ethics in Organizations. 

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Date Time Location
Tue 2016-05-17
15.00 - 17.45 SR 2 (Sowi) SR 2 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2016-05-18
15.00 - 17.45 SR 8 (Sowi) SR 8 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2016-05-23
15.00 - 17.45 SR 18 (Sowi) SR 18 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2016-05-25
15.00 - 17.45 SR 8 (Sowi) SR 8 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Fri 2016-05-27
09.00 - 17.00 SR 8 (Sowi) SR 8 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2016-05-30
15.00 - 17.45 SR 1 (Sowi) SR 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free