Option #1: Ethics of At-Will Doctrine
Read the Focus on Ethics: The Ethics of the At-Will Doctrine in Chapter 7 of Industrial/Organizational Psychology.
Then, write a 2-4-page paper and select one of the two assignment options to accompany your paper:
Develop a 5-7 slide PowerPoint presentation that corresponds to your paper OR upload a 10-15 minute audio or video presentation that corresponds to your paper, edit if needed.
Answer the following questions:
What are other ethical dilemmas in the at-will doctrine? Which argument is credible: that of the doctrine’s critics or its supporters? What limitations other than those outlined in the textbook should be imposed on the doctrine to make it more ethical and, therefore, fairer? Evaluate the fairness of different laws for public and private sector employees (at-will employment versus just cause standards of employment).
Adhere to the following standards:
Your paper should be two to four pages in length, not including the title or reference pages. Review the grading rubric, which can be accessed on the Materials link for each week. Be sure to follow the CSU-Global Guide to Writing and APA. Your paper should include an introduction, a body with at least two fully developed paragraphs, and a conclusion. Support your interpretation with evidence from the book and at least two peer-reviewed journal articles from the library. Your PowerPoint presentation should be 5-7 slides and include a reference list and citations. See the Example PPT Presentation in the Online Research and Writing Lab OR Your audio or video presentation should be 10-15 minutes in length and be accompanied by speaker notes and a reference list of citations. Record your presentation with audio or video and upload to Schoology.