Course Descriptions

Ethics and Law

ETLW 302 Business and Society (3)

Richard Custin

rcustin@SanDiego.edu

CRN 214 Limit 35
6-week session II (7/16 - 8/24)
TTH               
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.                      
OH-327

Prerequisites: (MATH 130 or MATH 150 or MATH 151)

This course examines principles of social responsibility, ethics, law, and stakeholder theory as they apply to organizations domestically and abroad. Coverage includes business ethics; individual versus societal interests; labor and employment issues; consumer protection; discrimination and diversity; the natural environment; politics, public policy, and government regulation of business. Particular attention is given to developing moral reasoning skills. Meets the requirements for the Environmental Studies minor. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than eight (8) paid students enrolled as of Monday, July 02.

ETLW 311 Business Law I (3)

Richard Custin

rcustin@sandiego.edu

CRN 93 Limit 35
6-week Session I (6/4 – 7/13)
TTh                
9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.    
OH-326
                                        
Prerequisites: (MATH 130 or MATH 150 or MATH 151)
Covers the fundamentals of United States law and legal system, relationship of law to ethics, criminal law, torts, contracts, agency, risk management, insurance, and hiring and managing an attorney. Special emphasis is given to preventing legal problems and resolving conflicts in business for business practitioners. Systems and methods of dispute resolution are considered, including negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and the U.S. judicial system, including small claims court. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than eight (8) paid students enrolled as of Monday, May 14.