180111 SE Introduction to Applied Ethics and its Methodologies (2017W)
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 08.09.2017 12:00 to Fr 22.09.2017 12:00
- Registration is open from Mo 25.09.2017 12:10 to Fr 29.09.2017 12:00
- Deregistration possible until Tu 31.10.2017 12:00
max. 25 participants
alle Termine finden am Messerli Forschungsinstitut statt:Termine:
30.1.201814.00 bis 17.30 Uhr
Messerli Haus am Campus der Vetmeduni, 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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