Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

     

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PHIL 306 001 (CRN: 23414)

ETHICS

Long Title: ETHICS
Department: Philosophy
Instructor: Sher, George
Meeting: 2:00PM - 2:50PM MWF (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 17
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 21-APR-2024 7:00PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
30-APR-2016  
2:00PM - 5:00PM S
 
Description: This course deals with fundamental questions of value and morality-questions such as: What sort of life is best? What kind of person is it best to be? What does morality require of us? It also deals with important second-order questions about these fundamental questions- for example: Can morality be justified? How can we know what's right or good? Is there moral truth? What is the relation between morality and self-interest? Readings are drawn from both classical and contemporary sources.