This course introduces theories about the nature, and foundations of moral judgments and, applications to contemporary moral issues. , Emphasis is placed on moral theories such as, consequentialism, deontology, and virtue ethics., Upon completion, students should be able to apply, various ethical theories to moral issues such as, abortion, capital punishment, poverty, war,, terrorism, the treatment of animals, and issues, arising from new technologies.
This course introduces theories about the nature, and foundations of moral judgments and, applications to contemporary moral issues. , Emphasis is placed on moral theories such as, consequentialism, deontology, and virtue ethics., Upon completion, students should be able to apply, various ethical theories to moral issues such as, abortion, capital punishment, poverty, war,, terrorism, the treatment of animals, and issues, arising from new technologies.
This course introduces fundamental issues in, philosophy considering the views of classical and, contemporary philosophers. Emphasis is placed on, knowledge and belief, appearance and reality,, determinism and free will, faith and reason, and, justice and inequality. Upon completion,, students should be able to identify, analyze, and, critically evaluate the philosophical components, of an issue.