Theoretical Ethics: The Nature of Moral Judgments (PHI4114.01)

Paul Voice

Theoretical Ethics aims to uncover the sources of moral knowledge and the foundations of moral obligation. You will engage in a detailed reading of two classical moral theories and study contemporary interpretations and applications of these theories. You will be expected to contribute substantially to class discussion, write two essays and present a draft of your final essay to the class.

Learning Outcomes:

Delivery Method: Fully in-person
Prerequisites: At least one previous class in Philosophy and/or permission of the instructor (contact:
Course Level: 4000-level
Credits: 4
W 2:10PM - 5:50PM (Full-term)
Maximum Enrollment: 18
Course Frequency: Every 2-3 years

Categories: 4000 , All courses , Four Credit , Fully In-Person , Philosophy