Statement of Personal Ethics
University of Phoenix
Individual Assignment Personal Ethics Paper
The following assignment is part of the requirements for IT Organizational Behavior (CMGT/530). This Statement of personal ethics is part of the required coursework needed to complete the program for a Master’s degree in Information Systems at University of Phoenix. For this assignment we have been requested to write a statement of personal ethics that will be followed during the course of the master’s program at University of Phoenix. The creation of this personal statement on ethics will help maintain focus on ethics that can be applied on the day to day activities. Personal ethics comes down to each individual’s choice to live their lives according to their own personal believes and values. A strong education is something I believe is the key to that opens the door to many opportunities. Education is a priority. It is something I value tremendously. Progress is the reason I came back to University of Phoenix to pursue a Master’s in Business Information Technology. A Master’s Degree will provide me with the opportunity to advance. It is understood that to accomplish my goal, which is to obtain my Master’s degree I need to set some high standards starting with a clear understanding of what personal ethics are and how personal ethics affect our decisions in the workplace, school and personal relationships. Before reading the material for week two I had a very vague concept of ethics and the way that I had applied personal ethics in my personal life, at school and, in the workplace. After doing the assigned readings, have a much clearer concept of how intricate the idea of solidifying and ethics code or ethics is. Self awareness and awareness of the people or institution one is dealing with is essential when creating one’s own ethical code or statement. It is fascinating to understand...