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PHL 205: Ethics

In this introductory ethics course, students are introduced to at least four of the main classical ethical theories within the Western tradition: Ethical Relativism, Virtue Ethics, Deontological (Duty) Ethics, and Utilitarianism. Additional theories and approaches may be covered, such as Feminist Ethics, Moral Egoism, or Eastern Ethical Theories. Students will apply the classical ethical theories to make moral decisions about concrete moral issues.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Credits
3
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
0
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
45

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