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Offered in alternate years: offered 2011, 2013
|Offered at:||(B, G, X)|
|Unit chair:||S van Hooft|
|Prerequisite:||One other Philosophy unit|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
This is a unit in applied ethics which looks at global problems and investigates the moral obligations of states and of individuals in relation to them. Such problems include human rights, the rights of peoples to self-determination, nationalism and cosmopolitanism, global poverty, peace and war, terrorism, the role of women, and the global environment.
Students enrolled in third year philosophy units are required to participate in extra third year activities throughout the trimester (see assessment details below).
Two essays of 2000 words each 40% each, tutorial program 10%, and participation in a general third year seminar 10%.
Two essays 2000 words each 40% each, online program 10%, participation in a general third year on-line blog 10%.
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