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Creating ethical awareness through interactive group work

Haloub, Radi and Beddewela, Eshani (2014) Creating ethical awareness through interactive group work. In: Inspirational Guide for the Implementation of PRME. UK & Ireland Edition . Greenleaf Publishing, Sheffield, UK, pp. 123-128. ISBN 978-1-783531-24-0

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This case story describes how interactive group work was used as a pedagogical method to develop first year undergraduate students’ awareness and appreciation of corporate responsibility. The University of Huddersfield Business School signed up to PRME in 2012 and steps are being undertaken to integrate Principle 3 into the School’s curriculum, mainly via a review of ‘responsibility’ across the teaching and learning strategy of the School. The case story is related to a first year undergraduate module titled Contemporary Issues in Business. The cohort of students mostly comprise of home (UK) students as well as international students, from Asia, Africa and Europe. The module aims to develop firstly an awareness of the ethical and social responsibility issues related to business practices and secondly, enable students to engage critically with these issues, and develop viable business solutions to resolve the issues.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BJ Ethics
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Schools: Huddersfield Business School
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Depositing User: Radi Haloub
Date Deposited: 15 Jul 2014 15:16
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 19:03


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