Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2015–2016
Selaat vanhentunutta opetusohjelmaa. Voimassa olevan opetusohjelman löydät täältä.
FNSC1043 ETHICAL THINKING AND SOCIETY 5 ECTS
Periods
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
English
Type or level of studies
Basic studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Valtiotieteiden kandidaatin tutkinto
Sosiaalitieteiden laitoksen yhteiset opinnot
Department of Social Research

Learning outcomes

The course will provide students with basic knowledge of practical ethics and ethical thinking is used in exploring various spheres of society, such as professional life and health care. The course also offers a perspective to the society in light of political philosophy and explores questions of justice in decision making.

General description

The course offers an introduction to ethical thinking and its relevance in society. With the help of various cases, the course illuminates the active role of ethical thinking in everyday life and political decision making.

Course outline:

a) Introduction to ethical thinking and practical ethics
b) Health care ethics
c) Introduction to political philosophy
d) Risks, ethics and society
e) Professional ethics

Teacher responsible

Susanne Uusitalo
susanne.uusitalo[ät]utu.fi

Teaching

Lectures
Tue 19-Jan-2016 - 16-Feb-2016 weekly at 12-14, PUB SH 309, Publicum 3rd floor
Thu 21-Jan-2016 - 18-Feb-2016 weekly at 12-14, PUB SH 309, Publicum 3rd floor

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.