Course Detail(E135 : Business Ethics – Real World Applications – Recommended Solutions)

SDF Funding, SkillsFuture Credit

E135 : Business Ethics – Real World Applications – Recommended Solutions

7.00 CPE Hours (Category 2)
Classroom

Programme Overview


This seminar is designed to provide an analysis and examination of significant business ethical issues and challenges existing throughout the professional business arena. Emphasis will be placed upon the manager’s social and environmental responsibilities to a wide variety of stakeholders, including employees, customers and the public. Ethical dilemmas and decision-making frameworks and approaches at the personal, organizational and societal levels will be explored. Participant’s engagement in real-world applications and issues are a critical portion of the seminar.

Programme Objective

To ensure that participants are aware of the relationship between ethical conduct and business practice and that they understand the ethical, theories, standards and practices as it relates to the general conduct of business and their interaction with employees, customers and the public at large.
Specifically the seminar aims to:

  • Establish a clear understanding of what ethics is.
  • Improve or establish individual and group skills in identifying and analyzing ethical issues in business and formulating recommended solutions that may resolve ethical conflicts and dilemmas.
  • Critically examine the assumptions and values that people of diverse backgrounds bring to the complex world of business

Programme Outline

Upon successful completion of this Business Ethics seminar, the participant will be able to:
  • Demonstrate understanding of the definition of ethics and the importance and role ethical behavior serves in the business world today.
  • Demonstrate understanding of how business ethics relates to larger moral frameworks.
  • Identify various ethical issues that occur in the business environment, the major financial scandals due to unethical behavior. The role of ethics in business.
  • Unethical and/or Illegal: Accounting fraud - Deceptive advertising - Unfair competitive practices
  • Internet theft
  • Identifying the Sources of Unethical Behavior in Organizations
  • Overly aggressive financial or business objectives
  • Abusive & intimidating behavior
  • Conflict of interest
  • Fairness & honesty
  • Communications
  • Business relationships
  • Evaluate an ethical situation by applying the steps involved in ethical decision making.
  • Ethical Conduct - Building trust - Promoting confidence - Validating relationships
  • Learn how to recognize and resolve ethical issues
  • Identify the rights of workers in a merger and acquisition
  • Outline the responsibilities of shareholders in a merger and acquisition
  • Ethical Concerns and Solutions
  • Business Relationships
  • Relationships with customers
  • Relationships with suppliers
  • Relationships with co-workers
  • Plagiarism
  • Improving Ethical Behavior in Business
  • Discuss the role of ethics in international business
  • Identify the criticisms of marketing’s impact on society as a whole
  • Evaluate the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility, and explore its relevance to ethical business activity.
  • Identify the moral obligations of businesses to the environment and specifically global competitors and global stakeholders.
  • Comprehensively analyze in professional business caliber writing real-world business firm’s activities regarding ethical and social responsibility via written case study analyses.
  • Formulate a particular stance on a business ethics issues 


Training Methodology
Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies

Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

Business Leaders - Financial Managers – Financial controllers – Auditors and Accountants

Competency Mapping

Category 2 = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

17 Jan 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

29 May 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

02 Sep 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

14 Dec 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

12 Dec 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Date & Time

04 Sep 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Date & Time

31 May 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Testimonial

Funding

1] SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)
Funding Period: Until 22 November 2020

Course Ref No.: CRS-N-0042286

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of S$500 from the government. The credits will not expire and periodic top-ups will be provided by the government. SFC may be accumulated to pay for skills related course fees. You may wish to use your SFC to pay for partial/full ISCA course fees.  (For more information on the SFC scheme, please visit 
http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit)

 

If you wish to enrol for the course with SFC Funding, please proceed with the following steps:

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for SkillsFuture Credit?”, click “Yes” and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SFC funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit SFC claim on Skillsfuture Portal within 60 days before the course start date and obtain the necessary approval. Please submit SFC claim via SFC portal here: http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit.

 

Failure to submit claim application and obtain necessary approval before the course start date will result in topping up of the SFC indicated for use. Please note that there will be an administrative fee of $42.80 for any revision of invoice.


2] WDA Training Grant - SDF Funding
This course is approved for SDF funding ($2 per training hour) for Company-sponsored participants only (Eligibility criteria apply). 
 
Funding Period: Until 22 November 2020
Funded Hours: 7 hours
Course Ref No.: CRS-N-0042286

If you wish to enrol participants with SDF Funding, please proceed with the following steps (For Corporate enrolments only) :

  • Step 1: Register for the course online via ISCA Portal. Upon adding to cart, the system will prompt a question “Do you wish to apply for WDA Funding?”, click Yes and input all required information. At the Cart page, please ensure that SDF funding is applied before clicking “Checkout”.
     
  • Step 2: After successful enrolment, please proceed to submit the Training Grant application via SkillsConnect Portal here: https://www.skillsconnect.gov.sg/

 

Employers of company-sponsored participants must submit training grant via SkillsConnect system to obtain training grant for course fees. You may submit the Training Grant application within the period from 30 days before the course start date to 30 days after course start date. Please note that there will be an administrative fee of $42.80 for any revision of invoice.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Company must be registered or incorporated in Singapore and;
  • Applicant is taking the course for the first time.
  • Applicant must be employed, and is either Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore and;
  • Applicant must achieve at least 75% attendance, and pass all examinations /assessments and;
  • Applicant must be fully sponsored by the Company for all costs associated with the training and;
  • Payment has to be made via corporate means (e.g. corporate cheque, corporate GIRO, corporate credit card).

 

Programme Facilitator(s)


Prof Malick SY, PhD

Prof Malick SY is the Managing Director of a financial consulting firm with offices in South East Asia. Specializing in Corporate Consulting and Risk Management, his expertise in these areas is recognized internationally. He has been a Director of Risk Management at the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange and has been member of the Singapore Exchange Corporate Advisory Committee in Derivatives (SGX-DT).

With more than 25 years of experience in financial consulting and advisory to many financial institutions in Europe, Asia and Australia, his corporate clients include DBS Bank (Singapore), Singapore Exchange (SGX), Credit Suisse (Singapore), Bursa Malaysia, Association of Insurance and Asset Management Companies (Malaysia). He has set up the risk management department for many companies in Asia. He was the course leader for the derivative compulsory courses in getting the Options, Futures licenses organized by the Stock Exchanges of Singapore and Malaysia.

Professor of Financial Management at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, Melbourne-Australia and a visiting Professor of Finance at the City University of New York (CUNY)-USA, his time is shared between graduate level teaching, research activities and consulting. His research interest is in risk management, banking and financial markets especially derivatives and foreign exchange.

He won the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT-USA) award.

 

Programme Overview


This seminar is designed to provide an analysis and examination of significant business ethical issues and challenges existing throughout the professional business arena. Emphasis will be placed upon the manager’s social and environmental responsibilities to a wide variety of stakeholders, including employees, customers and the public. Ethical dilemmas and decision-making frameworks and approaches at the personal, organizational and societal levels will be explored. Participant’s engagement in real-world applications and issues are a critical portion of the seminar.

Programme Objective

To ensure that participants are aware of the relationship between ethical conduct and business practice and that they understand the ethical, theories, standards and practices as it relates to the general conduct of business and their interaction with employees, customers and the public at large.
Specifically the seminar aims to:

  • Establish a clear understanding of what ethics is.
  • Improve or establish individual and group skills in identifying and analyzing ethical issues in business and formulating recommended solutions that may resolve ethical conflicts and dilemmas.
  • Critically examine the assumptions and values that people of diverse backgrounds bring to the complex world of business

Programme Outline

Upon successful completion of this Business Ethics seminar, the participant will be able to:
  • Demonstrate understanding of the definition of ethics and the importance and role ethical behavior serves in the business world today.
  • Demonstrate understanding of how business ethics relates to larger moral frameworks.
  • Identify various ethical issues that occur in the business environment, the major financial scandals due to unethical behavior. The role of ethics in business.
  • Unethical and/or Illegal: Accounting fraud - Deceptive advertising - Unfair competitive practices
  • Internet theft
  • Identifying the Sources of Unethical Behavior in Organizations
  • Overly aggressive financial or business objectives
  • Abusive & intimidating behavior
  • Conflict of interest
  • Fairness & honesty
  • Communications
  • Business relationships
  • Evaluate an ethical situation by applying the steps involved in ethical decision making.
  • Ethical Conduct - Building trust - Promoting confidence - Validating relationships
  • Learn how to recognize and resolve ethical issues
  • Identify the rights of workers in a merger and acquisition
  • Outline the responsibilities of shareholders in a merger and acquisition
  • Ethical Concerns and Solutions
  • Business Relationships
  • Relationships with customers
  • Relationships with suppliers
  • Relationships with co-workers
  • Plagiarism
  • Improving Ethical Behavior in Business
  • Discuss the role of ethics in international business
  • Identify the criticisms of marketing’s impact on society as a whole
  • Evaluate the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility, and explore its relevance to ethical business activity.
  • Identify the moral obligations of businesses to the environment and specifically global competitors and global stakeholders.
  • Comprehensively analyze in professional business caliber writing real-world business firm’s activities regarding ethical and social responsibility via written case study analyses.
  • Formulate a particular stance on a business ethics issues 


Training Methodology
Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies

Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

Business Leaders - Financial Managers – Financial controllers – Auditors and Accountants

Competency Mapping

Category 2 = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Prof Malick SY is the Managing Director of a financial consulting firm with offices in South East Asia. Specializing in Corporate Consulting and Risk Management, his expertise in these areas is recognized internationally. He has been a Director of Risk Management at the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange and has been member of the Singapore Exchange Corporate Advisory Committee in Derivatives (SGX-DT).

With more than 25 years of experience in financial consulting and advisory to many financial institutions in Europe, Asia and Australia, his corporate clients include DBS Bank (Singapore), Singapore Exchange (SGX), Credit Suisse (Singapore), Bursa Malaysia, Association of Insurance and Asset Management Companies (Malaysia). He has set up the risk management department for many companies in Asia. He was the course leader for the derivative compulsory courses in getting the Options, Futures licenses organized by the Stock Exchanges of Singapore and Malaysia.

Professor of Financial Management at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, Melbourne-Australia and a visiting Professor of Finance at the City University of New York (CUNY)-USA, his time is shared between graduate level teaching, research activities and consulting. His research interest is in risk management, banking and financial markets especially derivatives and foreign exchange.

He won the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT-USA) award.

 


Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

17 Jan 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 345.61
For Non-Members: $ 415.16

Programme Facilitator(s)

Prof Malick SY, PhD

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709