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This minor is designed to develop management-related skills through an understanding of applied ethics, effective communication, processes in organizations, applied psychology, and legal issues in the workplace. An appreciation for the qualities of leadership, the functions of administration, and a sensitivity for ethical decision making will allow the student to apply for a wider variety of positions.
Designed for students looking for careers in administration in medical, business, or other fields
Focuses on exposing students to the types of ethical decisions they will have to make in their future career and assists them in developing the necessary skills to make with them
Some classes in the minor may also satisfy general education or departmental prerequisites, so students may only need to take a couple of additional classes to complete the minor
A philosophical examination of ethical issues that arise in business and commerce. Topics discussed will vary by semester and instructor, but may include affirmative action, ethical versus unethical sales and marketing techniques, the obligations of business to society |if any), and the moral foundations of capitalism. Prerequisites: ENGL 110C.
An examination of the philosophical foundations of ethical decision making in biology, medicine, and the life sciences. Prerequisites: ENGL 110C.
This course provides the students with a basic knowledge of health law and examines legal issues confronting health services administrators in various health care environments. Prerequisites: a declared major in the University or approval of the program director.
Students entering the Minor program in Administrative Leadership & Ethics for Professional Roles should meet the minimum university admission requirements (Undergraduate Admission)
For completion of a minor, a student must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.00 in all upper-level courses required for the minor and complete a minimum of six hours in the minor through courses offered by Old Dominion University.
As with all interdisciplinary minors, no more than 3 credits may apply to both the major and the minor. A student must also select classes from at least two different disciplines, with no more than 6 credits in any one discipline.
Estimated rates for the 2021-22 academic year. Rates are subject to change. Anyone that is not a current Virginia resident will be charged non-resident rates. That includes international students.
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