An examination of philosophical theories on the foundations, principles, and application of ethics. Upon completion, students will be able to describe the theories of Egoism, Virtue Ethics, Utilitarianism, the Social Contact, and Kantian Ethics. Also, students will be able to apply the insights of these theories to contemporary moral issues.
Upcoming Term Schedule
- 20/HPJA: Monday, January 13th
- 20/HPMA: Monday, March 9th
- 20/HPMY: Monday, May 25th
How This Course Work
Courses are completely online: lectures, discussion boards, and even group projects.
You’ll be able to view course materials a full week before the class starts.
Once courses begin, assignments are due each week.
Need help or have questions? In addition to instructor access, every student receives support from an advisor.