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


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)

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Philosophy                          Number of Units: 3       

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IGETC: 3B-Humanities - Canada

CSU:   C2-Humanities - Canada

Section Information as of Friday, October 20th 2017 - 10:57:26 am

Instructor Email:

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Eck,D 08/17-12/07 11:10am-12:25pm Tuesday Thursday 13 0212 AA Lecture and/or Discussion

Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop with a refund: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop without a "W": 04-SEP-2017
Last day to drop with a "W": 15-NOV-2017

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