Associate Level Material
Overview and Timeline
Final Project Overview
a fictional organization from the Virtual Organization Web site and create an
ethics program plan for the organization. Use the following scenario as the premise
for your project:
You have just been hired as the ethics advisor
of an up-and-coming organization. Your manager asked you to designa new ethics program for the company. The new ethics
program must explain ways in which the organization can best exemplify and
maintain business ethics. You present your ethics program plan to management in
a 10- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation.
presentation should contain the following elements:
your overall ethics program plan for the organization.
in general, the ethics training program you envision for the company.
ways in which ethics will be monitored within the organization.
how ethical behavior will be enforced and rewarded and unethical behavior will
visual aids and elegant graphics to enhance your presentation.
text to approximately five lines for each slide, with approximately five words
per bulleted item.
clear and specific presenter’s notes.
3-5 references to support you plan.
Final Project Timeline
should budget your time wisely and work on your project throughout the course.
As outlined below, some assignments in the course are designed to assist you in
creating your final project. If you complete your course activities and use the
feedback provided by the instructor, you will be on the right track to
successfully complete your project.
in Week One: Read the Final Project
Overview and Timeline in Appendix A.
in Week Two: Review the fictional
organizations available on the Virtual Organization Web site. Select one
company from the Virtual Organization Web site and begin brainstorming the
current moral and ethical dilemmas that this organization might be facing.
in Week Three: Conduct research on
existing organizations similar to the organization you have selected. Review
their ethics programs or codesof ethics and
take notes on best practices or things you might want to improve.
in Week Four:Begin working on the rough draft for the Current Ethical Issues
paper due in Week Six and the Code of Ethics assignment due in Week Seven.
in Week Five: Ask a classmate,
family member, or friend to review the rough draft of your paper. Incorporate
suggestions and edit the paper for grammar, spelling, and mechanics. Begin
working on the rough draft of your final presentation.
in Week Six: Submit the Current
Ethical Issues paper. Continue revising your Code of Ethics and final
in Week Seven: Submit the Code of
in Week Eight: Ask a classmate,
family member, or friend to review the rough draft of your PowerPoint®
presentation. Incorporate suggestions and edit the presentation for grammar,
spelling, and mechanics.
in Week Nine: Submit your final
Microsoft®PowerPoint®presentation of 10 to 12 slides following the
guidelines and scenario listed in Appendix A.
UseAPA formatting guidelines.
Postyour presentation as an attachment.
Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment