Philosophy - Introduction to Ethics

University College Dublin


Course Name Philosophy - Introduction to Ethics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code PHIL10040
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Autumn and Spring (separate)
Application Date 2022-2023 Academic Year
Pre-Registration for Autumn 2022 will be reopening in August!

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Duration Autumn Trimester - September to December
Spring Trimester - January to May
Delivery Mode - Face to Face

Student Effort Hours:
Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures 22
Tutorial 7
Autonomous Student Learning 96
Total 125

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
The module will comprise lectures and small-group tutorials
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Recommendations:
This module assumes no background knowledge of philosophy at all.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Course Content

Expand+PHIL10040 Introduction to Ethics
Academic Year 2022/2023

We all know what 'ethics' is. We have ethically blamed and praised others, we have felt the pressure of an ethical duty, we have been paralysed by ethical dilemmas, we have had irresolvable...

Number of Credits 5
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