1.4 Project Assignment: Personal Ethics Statement (Moral Imagination-Self Assessment)

Instructions

  1. Review the rubric to make sure you understand the criteria for earning your grade.
  2. In Meeting the Ethical Challenge of Leadership read: 
    1. Chapter 2: section Theories about Other People, Theories about Ourselves, Failure of Moral Imagination, Moral Disengagement, Turning Immoral Conduct into Moral Conduct, Minimizing Harm, and Devaluing Victims.
  3. Read the Measuring Moral Imagination article. Reference: Yurtsever, G (2006). Measuring moral imagination. Social Behavior and Personality, 34, pp 205-219.
  4. View the video Moral Imagination.
  5. Complete Self-Assessment:
    1. Self-Assessment Moral Imagination
    2. Scoring is located in the Background section of this assignment.
  6. With clear, insightful critical thinking, reflect and answer the following questions:
    1. What does your score on the Moral Imagination Scale assessment reveal about your moral imagination? 
    2. After reading your textbook did you agree with the outcome of the Moral Imagination Self-Assessment?
    3. From the Case Study 2.2 in your text reading, how is the decision of the council to solicit bids and choosing Northern Healthy over Strong Lives an example of failed moral imagination?
      1. What are some alternative solutions to address the concerns of the council without canceling the current contract?
    4. How do your alternative suggestions for Case Study 2.2 align with your Moral Imagination Self-Assessment outcome?
  7. Your reflection should be between 450 and 700 words and include at least two scholarly sources. Be sure to use correct spelling, grammar, and APA format in the paper. For questions on APA style, go to OCLS APA Writing Styles Guide
    1. Note: cover pages, academic sources, reference pages, etc. do not count towards the word length requirement in your paper. Remember the work you do here will benefit you in completing your final paper in Workshop Six.
  8. When you have completed your assignment, save a copy for yourself (name your assignment “LastName_MoralImagination”) and submit a copy through the Assignment Submission Page by the end of the workshop.

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2.4 Project Assignment: Personal Ethic Statement (Integrity and Work Ethics test)

 

Instructions

  1. Review the rubric to make sure you understand the criteria for earning your grade.
  2. In Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership, read Chapter 3: Integrity section and Chapter 10: Integrity section.
  3. Watch the following videos:
    1. TED Talk: Simplifying Humility and Integrity
    2. Ethics Defined: Integrity
  4. Complete the Integrity and Work Ethics Test.
  5. With clear, insightful critical thinking, reflect and respond to the following questions:
    1. Do you believe the outcome of the Integrity and Work Ethics test provide a good depiction of who you are?
    2. Did you disagree or agree with the outcome of this test?
    3. Look back at the outcome of the Self-Assessment from Workshop One and compare the results from the Self-Assessment and the Integrity and Work Ethics test.  Do the outcomes have anything in common? How do these two results help you better understand your ethical behavior? 
  6. Your reflection should be between 450 and 700 words and include at least two scholarly sources. Be sure to use correct spelling, grammar, and APA format in the paper. For questions on APA style, go to OCLS APA Writing Styles Guide
    1. Note: cover pages, academic sources, reference pages, etc. do not count towards the word length requirement in your paper.  Remember the work you do here will benefit you in completing your final paper in Workshop Six
  7. When you have completed your assignment, save a copy for yourself (name your assignment “LastName _PersonalIntegrity”) and submit a copy through the Assignment Submission Page by the end of the workshop.

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3.4 Assignment: Turnitin-Ethical Dilemmas

 

Instructions

  1. Review the rubric to make sure you understand the criteria for earning your grade.
  2. Review Chapters 1 and 3 in Meeting the Ethical Challenge of Leadership textbook.
  3. Read Chapter12 – Focusing on the Three Stages of a Crisis, Practice Transparency and Blowing the Whistle: Ethical Tension Points in Meeting the Ethical Challenge of Leadership textbook.
  4. Read White’s Biblical Principles
  5. Read the article Whistle Blowing in the Public Sector
  6. Visit Website: Whistleblower Protection. 
  7. Choose and read two articles from the list below:
    1. Boeing
    2. Boeing (article #2)
    3. Uber
    4. Wells Fargo
    5. Firestone Tire recall
    6. BP Deepwater oil spill
    7. Daraprim Turing Pharmaceuticals
    8. Atlanta School Scandal
    9. Starbucks
    10. Massive Admissions Scandal
    11. Volkswagen
    12. Theranos
  8. Using MS Word, write a research paper between 600 and 1,000 words in which you will discuss the following for each case:
    1. Briefly summarize facts of the case.
    2. Identify the types of ethical and/or legal challenges discussed in the article.
    3. Determine which type of shadow, as described in Chapter 1 of Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership, best describes each ethical challenge. Analyze how this shadow impacts the stakeholders. Provide a detailed evaluation that demonstrates clear, insightful critical thinking.
    4. Was the ethical challenge brought to light by a whistleblower? If so, was whistleblowing the appropriate ethical action?
    5. Evaluate the ethical and legal challenges of the article using White’s five biblical business ethics principles discussed in this workshop. Which biblical principle, if any, does each ethical or legal challenge violate? Provide a detailed evaluation that demonstrates clear, insightful critical thinking.
  9. Use proper spelling, grammar, and APA formatting and include at least five scholarly sources for your research paper. (Note: cover pages, academic sources, reference pages, etc. do not count towards the word length requirement in your paper.) For questions on APA style, go to OCLS APA Writing Styles Guide
  10. When you have completed your assignment, save a copy for yourself (name your assignment “LastName _EthicalDilemmas”) and submit a copy through the Assignment Submission Page by the end of the workshop.