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Active as of Fall Semester 2012

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Honors Ethics

2. Course Prefix & Number:
PHIL 2421

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 3

4. Course Description:

This philosophy course will focus on examination of basic ethical considerations as presented in primary writings of major philosophers. Concentrated analysis of problems of good and evil and theories of human moral conduct will form the basis of writing assignments and class discussion forums. Courses in the Honors Program emphasize independent inquiry, informed discourse, and direct application within small, transformative, and seminar-style classes that embrace detailed examinations of the material and feature close working relationships with instructors. In addition, students learn to leverage course materials so that they can affect the world around them in positive ways.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Reading Score: 100
Other (specify test): ACT English Score: 24

6. Prerequisite Courses:

PHIL 2421 - Honors Ethics

There are no prerequisites for this course.

7. Other Prerequisites

OR permission from the instructor or Honors Coordinator, or high school GPA of 3.5 or greater.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

PHIL 2421 - Honors Ethics

There are no corequisites for this course.