Learning Exercise

Endgame: Ethics and values in America

This is a video in which to watch and answer questions in various sections of the website. The video is titled "A fork in the road" which can be purchased from the website. There are eight parts to the film in which the student can interactively participate in a PBS poll. Part One is to view the first part of the film. Part Two is the answering of five questions in relation to the video with yes or no questions. Part Three is the second half of the video. Part Four is the answering of five questions in relation to the video with yes or no questions. Part Five is the opportunity to "Ask the Characters" what motivated the decisions made. Part Six is a "Panel of Experts" in which provides the student the opportunity to hear their opinions on the video. Part Seven is the answering of five questions in relation to the video with yes or no questions. Part Eight is were the student will be able to view how they voted in reference to the fifteen questions and how the majority voted.
Course: Business Ethics and Social Responsibility
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Exercise

This is primarily an online assignment in which students will work alone. The
possibility of using it as a group assignment with discussion is possible in
class with a projector and computer. Students will be able to review personal
responses in three sections to see if they are with the majority or not with the
majority. The last few parts of the module are reviewing others opinions and
evaluating why the characters chose the decision they did. Final step is that
the student is able to view how they voted and how the majority voted.

Disciplines

Technical Notes

Knowledge of computer. Realplayer is the preferred video player for the video.

Requirements

Knowledge of the computer.

Topics

Ethics and Values

Learning Objectives

To evaluate ones ethical decision making process.