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PHIL 247 Practical Ethics

PHIL 247  Practical Ethics  Units: 3.00  

This course will subject a range of issues in practical ethics to philosophical scrutiny. Topics may include obligations to future generations, the ethics of war and self-defence, whether torture is ever permissible, the ethics of deception, the morality of genetic enhancement, the nature of exploitation, and moral objections to organ sales.

Learning Hours: 120 (36 Lecture, 84 Private Study)  
Requirements: Prerequisite Level 2 or above or completed 6.0 units in PHIL.  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science