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Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Define ethics.
  • Describe history of ethics.
  • Describe divisions of ethical study.
  • Define moral development.
  • Describe universalism and relativism.
  • Describe virtue ethics and natural law.
  • Describe deontology - social contract.
  • Describe utilitarianism - care ethics.
  • Describe the application of ethics in your private life.
  • Describe application of ethics in the workplace.
  • Describe application of ethics in medicine and law.
  • Describe application of ethics in business, manufacturing, and engineering.
  • Describe application of ethics in politics and journalism (print and non-print media).
  • Describe application of ethics in education and social work, and
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.

Assessment Guide

Assessment Points
Your Ethical Motivations1
Lesson 1 Exam9
Lesson 2 Exam8
Lesson 3 Exam7
Lesson 4 Exam10
Lesson 5 Exam9
Lesson 6 Exam9
Lesson 7 Exam7
Lesson 8 Exam9
Lesson 9 Exam8
Lesson 10 Exam10
Lesson 11 Exam10
Lesson 12 Exam9
Lesson 13 Exam9
Lesson 14 Exam9
Lesson 15 Exam9
The Final Exam70
Total Points:203

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