The paper uses thought experiments to introduce students to central issues in contemporary moral philosophy. The issues may include: What makes an action right? Are there any absolute duties? Is morality entirely subjective? Is it possible to have moral knowledge? How can we be sure our moral judgments are right?
|Prerequisite(s):||Students must have completed at least one philosophy paper at the 100 or 200 level.|
|Internal assessment / examination:||100:0|
Trimesters and Locations
|Occurrence Code||When taught||Where taught|
|21B (HAM)||B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021||Hamilton|
Timetabled Lectures for Experiments in Ethics (PHILO309)
|Mon||11:00 AM||1:00 PM||TC.4.15||Jul 12 - Oct 17|
|Wed||2:00 PM||3:00 PM||TC.4.15||Jul 12 - Oct 17|
NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees for Experiments in Ethics (PHILO309)
The following 2020 paper outlines are available for PHILO309. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.
Paper details current as of : 26 February 2021 9:49am
Indicative fees current as of : 27 February 2021 4:30am