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PHIL 240 – Introduction to Ethics (CRN: 90025) at Cañada College for Fall 2017

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Units (Letter grade) 3; Class Hours: 48-54 lecture hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836 and ENGL 836; or ENGL 847 or ESL 400; Prerequisite(s): None.

Description: Discusses the major ethical principles and theories in the world. How these principles apply to one's ethical decision making and moral reasoning and moral problems is examined. Classical and contemporary deontological and teleological theories and existential theory and others are critically analyzed. Contemporary ethical issues, abortion, euthanasia, homosexuality, feminism, and terrorism are also examined. Transfer: CSU: C2, UC. (IGETC: 3B)

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Department: Philosophy

Number of Units: 3

AA - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 08/17-12/07
Meeting Time: 11:10am-12:25pm
Days: T, Th
Building: 13 Room: 0212
Instructor: David Eck
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 29, 2017
Last day to drop with a refund August 29, 2017
Last day to drop without a "W" September 4, 2017
Last day to drop with a "W" November 15, 2017
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