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2018-2019 University Catalogue 
2018-2019 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

PHIL 215 Ethics

College of Critical & Professional Studies

3 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

The history of ethics and the fundamental ethical problems that have concerned philosophers for the past 2,500 years. The study begins with Plato and Aristotle and extends to the contemporary analytic philosophy, phenomenology, and existentialism. Problems include the “is/ought” distinction, the ultimate objective of life, religious issues, human rights, justice, and welfare.

Prerequisites COMP*102, COMP*102E, COMP*112, or COMP*112H

This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course can fulfill a critical studies elective or free elective requirement.