180090 SE Introduction to Applied Ethics and its Methodologies (2018W)
5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie
Continuous assessment of course work
Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).
- Registration is open from Fr 14.09.2018 14:00 to Fr 21.09.2018 09:00
- Registration is open from Th 27.09.2018 14:00 to We 03.10.2018 09:00
- Deregistration possible until We 31.10.2018 23:59
max. 30 participants
Messerli House (Campus Vetmeduni Vienna), Seminarraum AZ04St23
Veterinaerplatz 1 bzw Donaufelderstraße 159, 1210 Vienna
Aims, contents and method of the course
The lecture will focus on the main issues of Practical Ethics. Bottom-up accounts will be contrasted with top-down accounts. Feasible methodologies will be trained and their advantages and disadvantages as well as their methodological limitations will be discussed. Methods in Practical Ethics (e.g. developed by Mepham, Ropohl, Huppenbauer/Bleisch, Grimm) will be taught and also exercised throughout the lecture
Assessment and permitted materials
short presentations, seminar paper
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
The lecture aims to provide the students with methodological frameworks which they can apply to cases and their own research.
Relevant methods in applied ethics will be introduced and presented by the lecturer. The students will train and apply the methodologies to study cases in workshops and present the results throughout the class.
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