Choose a company and conduct research on the company’s ethics program, ethical leadership, and governance


Subject Name:                    Ethics and Social Responsibility

Subject Code:                     BBE 351A

Method / Type:                    Individual Report

Assessment No.:                Four (4)

Group or Individual:            Individual

Length:                                1500 words (+ / – 10%) for the report.

Weighting:                           30%

Trimester/ Year:                  Three/2023

Submission Date:               Week 12 (24 November, 5:00 pm)

Lecturer’s Name:               

Assessment Instructions: (please read carefully)

·Choose a company and conduct research on the company’s ethics program, ethical leadership, and governance. Write a report to evaluate the company’s ethics program, ethical leadership, and governance, and provide 2 recommendations for the company.

·Complete a written report in MS Word, font size 12.

·Use Harvard Referencing style

·Submit your report on Turnitin and ensure that your report does not contain plagiarism.

·Please always quote your student, subject code and assessment number in all of your documents.

What you need to include in your report and presentation

Executive Summary

Introduction (write the purpose of you report and briefly introduce the company, approximately 10% of the word count)

Findings (approximately 60% of the word count)

By applying concepts and theories that have been discussed in class, report and evaluate:

o   The company’s ethics program: the company’s code of ethics, ethics training for employees, means for communicating with employees about matters of ethics, a reporting mechanism for enabling employees to report alleged wrongdoing, a system for detecting wrongdoing, conducting investigations and taking corrective action.

o   Ethical leadership & governance

Conclusion (include an opinion on whether in overall the company has good company’s ethics program, ethical leadership, and governance, approximately 10% of the word count)

Recommendations for the company (at least 2 recommendations, recommendations must be linked to findings, explained, and justified, approximately 20% of the word count)

Reference list

Plagiarism Statement:

·An intentional or unintentional Plagiarism is deemed by GCA as cheating and is completely unacceptable. The assessment must be formatted in the student’s own words. Where the internet is used for research, a reference list must be listed as an appendix at the end of the assignment. The Harvard referencing system must be applied.

·Any plagiarism will result in a ZERO mark for that assignment. This includes the submission of assignments that are not the student’s own work or does not acknowledge the work of others.

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