COM 435

Corporate Relations and Responsibilities

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Examines the relations of a corporation to its stakeholders - customers, stockholders, government, unions and society at large. Especially important are a firm's code of ethics and conduct, written and unwritten, which governs its relationships and spells out its responsibilities to its various publics. Students will study and discuss a number of cases which illustrate how a variety of organizations have responded to this challenge.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of COM 435, COM 450 (if taken in the same topic).


  • COM 220 or COM 321; and
  • minimum fourth-year standing; or
  • permission of the school.

Undergraduate course in Commerce offered by the Peter B. Gustavson School of Business.

Summer Fall Spring

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