Sep 23, 2019  
2019 - 2020 Saint Joseph’s College Online Catalog 
    
2019 - 2020 Saint Joseph’s College Online Catalog
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PH 200 - Human Nature and Ethics


A study of seminal philosophical questions and their relevance to what it means to be a human being. Topics include key theories of reality and knowledge and a substantial focus on ethics, including ethical theory and applied ethical issues.

Prerequisites & Notes
This course has no prerequisites.

Assignment Overview
Assignments:  Varied Throughout the Term

Interactivity: Discussion Boards

Final Assessment: Final Examination

Course Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to

  • Identify key concepts and terms in philosophy;
  • Explain basic philosophical theories and their significance;
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and reading skills;
  • Apply ethical theories to particular moral issues;
  • Demonstrate writing proficiency appropriate for a mid-level undergraduate class.


Credits: 3 credits



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