Catalogue 2021 - 2022

HONB 240 Ethics and Social Responsibility


3 cr.


Sophomore standing, acceptance into the Honors Program, or permission of the Business Honors Coordinator.

Course Description

This course explores the connections between businesses and the wider social environment of which they are a part. Key learning outcomes focus on: recognition of ethical issues with respect to business activities, the basis for government regulation of business and business' involvement in the public policy process, identification and analysis of stakeholder issues, and the nature of corporate social responsibility.


Cannot take HONB 240 and MAN 240 for credit.

Cross Listed Courses

MAN 240


While traditionally offered in the fall only, Honors Committee recommended that HONB courses be offered in both semesters due to entering cohort of 30+ students since 2017