PHL 202

Applied Ethics Online



This course examines the dynamic role of ethics in modern society. Students analyze ethical standards through philosophical beliefs and values in personal and professional settings.

Learning Outcomes

  • Examine the field of ethics in terms of its components and relation to other fields.

  • Explain Kantian ethics and reasoning as the foundation of ethics.

  • Examine conflict in ethics based on reason, feelings, emotions, affection, duty and intuition

  • Examine the different theories about ethics and ethical reasoning.

  • Examine egoism, relativism and pragmatism from an ethical perspective.

  • Discuss the impact of moral consideration and its influence on our behavior and actions

  • Assess moral objectivism from an ethical perspective.

  • Examine the links between free will, moral responsibility, and ethics.

  • Compare and contrast the different views concerning ethics.

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  • Online Materials and Library Resources (OMLR)

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Admissions Requirements:

Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalency and recommendation for admission by the ACHS Admissions Committee.

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