Moral Philosophy

PHIL 0500 S01 [CRN: 24356]

An introduction to ethics, the part of philosophy that is concerned with right and wrong, good and bad, virtue and vice. We will look at some central issues in the field as well as some of the main theories in it. Is an action good or bad because of its anticipated results or regardless of these results? Is it ever right to kill one person to save five? Is relativism true? Is abortion wrong? These would be some of the topics discussed. WRIT
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
999
Course Attributes
Writing - Designated Courses
Primary Instructor
Meetings
14:30 - 15:50 Tue, Thu - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
11