For Individual Writing Assignment #1, your task is to research current events in the media that are directly related to â€˜Business Ethicsâ€™ and to develop a Newspaper Article Scrapbook.
Specifically, you are to:
1. Pick one of the following media sources:
2. Log on to your chosen web site and search for titles that incorporate the word â€œEthicsâ€, and record how many â€œResultsâ€ you get.
3. Now search for â€œBusiness Ethicsâ€, and record how many â€œResultsâ€ you get.
4. Pick FIVE of the 2019-2020 results of your search and create a Newspaper Article Scrapbook that relates to Ethical Responsibilities of Organizations.
Each article is to be compiled in an 8 1/2 x 11 format (photocopied) and to be accompanied by a three-quarter page (single spaced typewritten) summary and explanation / analysis of how it relates to Ethical Responsibilities of Organizations.
Specific grading criteria is as follows:
Background and Course Content
- Contains relevant background information
- Draws upon and connects with the course text, lecture material and other relevant sources
Research, Supporting Data and Analysis
- Refers to a full range of relevant current resources (course materials, external sources), and other research
- Uses relevant data, analyses and conclusions
- Includes a critical analysis of the sources used
Writing Style and Essay Structure
- Work is well-organized
- Central ideas are presented very clearly, cogently, and effectively
Grammar and Mechanics
- Inclusive of a separate title page
- All sources are cited using APA style
- Minimal spelling, punctuation, and grammatical errors
- 12-pt Arial font
- One-inch wide margins on all four sides
- Written in MS-Word