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PHIL 301. Ethics

Credits: 3
Department: Philosophy
Description: The nature of morality. Theories of right action and the good person. The good life, facts and values, relativism, metaethics and relations between morality, religion and social attitudes.
Prerequisites: PHIL 211 - PHIL 252, select one
Semester Offered: Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Articulate standard theories of the nature of morality (such as utilitarianism and deontology) and other topics in ethics (such as the good person, the good life, and relations between morality, relation and social attitudes).
2. Analyze these theories.
3. Critically evaluate these theories.

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