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TOPIC: Introduction to the Course and to the interconnectedness of Business & Society

  • Discuss the interdependence of corporations and society.
  • Identify and discuss social and ethical concerns arising from rapid technological changes.
  • Identify potential root causes of local/global problems and how they affect local/global cultures, economies, politics, and policies;

  • Tools to access the course, both synchronously (live meetings) and asynchronously (course website)
  • Camera (may be part of computer, tablet, or smartphone)
  • Microphone

  • Me, on camera
  • Troubleshooting connectivity issues
  • Seek a volunteer from the group to monitor any students having connectivity issues, either needing admittance or questions in the chat, so I can focus on teaching.

  • Introduction to the Course and to the interconnectedness of Business & Society
  • Navigating eLearn site
  • Having problems?  Use the Community Forum
  • Certain days where we will be recording, so please plan accordingly if you don't want to be part of the recording.
  • Course modifications for remote learning and alignment to the third section.
  • Course Assessments
  • The research-intensive nature of a capstone course, which is required for accreditation of the BBA degree.
  • First 5 Homework Items: 
    1. First self reflective journal 
    2. Check you can access all the resources in eLearn (especially if you are outside Canada!)
    3. Familiarizing yourself with the research-intensive nature of this course, especially the CityStudio project and White Paper
    4. Choosing and announcing your Canadian business for the CSR Assignment (workshop happening in the third class) 5. Start Microcredentials

  • Memo #1 Reflective Learning Journal (1%)
    Post your response in eLearn
  • 3-2-1 Activity
  • What are 3 new ideas you learned in this class?
  • What are 2 connections that you made in this class?
  • What is 1 question you have for the instructor?

  • Review the course site, focusing on your ability to access all the resources and checking the schedule for any conflicts.
  • Watch the video below to see one way people see the interconnectedness of business and society.
    Author William Eggers on Business and Government Teaming Up to Solve Society’s Problems. [10 minutes]. (2015). Reason Foundation.
    Link available in eLearn

  • Complete Reflective Journal #1
  • Monitor the Community Forum for any Help requests from fellow students and support as needed.
  • 5 Microcredentials from LinkedInLearning (worth 1% each)
  • Microcredential OSOCC E-Learning Course (5%)Assignment
  • Familiarize yourself with the CityStudio North Vancouver website in preparation for next week when our client will be joining us.