115-0011/02 – Business Ethics (PODET)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ManagementCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. PhDr. Jiří Bláha, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. PhDr. Jiří Bláha, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1992/1993Year of cancellation2005/2006
Intended for the facultiesIntended for study types
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BLA18 prof. PhDr. Jiří Bláha, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 1+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. Explain importance and terms of business ethics and corporate social responsibility 2. Identify resources of ethical consideration 3. Judge tools of business ethics and corporate social responsibility 4. Arrange knowledge in selected ethical subject 5. Argue knowledge in selected ethical subject and ethical problem decision

Teaching methods


The head emphasis of subject is laying on preparation of students, whose will agree with conditions of working sphere especially in ethical facilities. Initial presumptions for teaching are expert knowledge from previous years in various special subjects. These subjects establish commerce in topics, which are analyzing problems of economy from another visual angle. Students should demonstrate ability mutually connects broad range of knowledge and privities and such consider possible incidences his behavior practically.

Compulsory literature:

Connan, T. Corporate Social Responsibility. London: Pitman Publishing, 1994. Chryssides,G.D. – Kaler,J.H. Wprowadzenie do etyki biznesu. Warszawa: Wydawnictvo Naukove PWN 1999, ISBN 83-01-12688-4 Sorell, T. - Hendry, J. Business Ethics. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1999. 234 p. ISBN 0-7506-1705-5

Recommended literature:

Business Ethics. The Blackwell ancyklopedia of Management. Oxford. Blackwell Publishing, 2005. ISBN 631-23317-2.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Další požadavky na studenta


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45 (45) 0
                Project Project 35  0
                Other task type Other task type 10  0
        Examination Examination 55 (55) 0
                Written examination Written examination 55  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2004/2005 (M6208) Business and Management (6208T086) Enterprise Economics and Management P Czech Ostrava 5 Compulsory study plan

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