PHIL2000-L1 Introduction To Ethics    (Spring 2014)

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 2 (01/11/2014 - 03/07/2014)


Time: -

Location: Internet/Online


Seats Available: 6 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course examines major ethical theories and their implications. Students learn the basic concepts of utilitarian, deontological, and virtue ethics as well as modern responses to comprehensive ethical theories including ethical egoism and relativism. In addition to learning the basic concepts, students will analyze popular cultural narratives, including plays, news stories, advertisements, and movies as illustrations of the major ethical theories.

Prerequisite: 15 credits

About The Instructor

Brandon W. Forbes

Part-Time Faculty
English Department
412-397-4200 phone
Hale Center 305