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Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a minor in Ethics

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The Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a minor in Ethics is a three-year program intended for regular students and professionals seeking an in-depth university education in Ethics. Following the first year of studies, this degree with an optional minor in Ethics gives the students the possibility of pursuing their studies with an in-depth knowledge of ethical issues. The general academic objective of the program is to provide a good level of knowledge of major current philosophical movements, issues and philosophical systems, and to foster analytic skills for ethical problems through case studies. Particular attention is given to understanding the ways in which ethics is applied to some specific disciplines and issues, including science, gender issues, philosophy of law, political philosophy and philosophy of economics.

This program will allow graduates to work as ethics specialists in various fields, including government, business, defence, health and science. Professional candidates may have some courses credited depending on experience. The evaluation of the experience is done on a case-by-case basis by the Dean of the Faculty. The program may include a one-month practical internship in India with the NGO SOPAR, in a program of international cooperation, or a three-month internship with the Permanent Mission of Holy See in the United Nations. Both internships provide the interns with the occasion to deal in practical terms with issues of international development, human rights, education, social justice and peace.

In Summary

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a minor in Ethics – B.A.Ph(Eth.) is a 3 year program.

Requirements: 90 credits, with a minimum of 30 credits in Philosophy, 30 credits in Ethics and 30 additional credits

 

  

 

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Courses

Titlesort descending Course Code Language Semester Time Academic Year
Ancient Greek Philosophy DPHY 1210 English Fall Wednesday & Friday, 1:30-4:20 p.m. 2018-19
Applied Ethics II DPHY 3672 English Fall Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 2018-19
Contemporary Philosophy of Mind DPHY 3654 English Winter Thursday, 1:30-4:20 p.m. 2018-19
Critical Thinking and Research Methodology DPHY 1104 English Winter Friday, 1:30-4:20 p.m. 2018-19
Currents in Phenomenology I DPHY 2845 English Winter Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 2018-19
Ethics I DPHY 2560 English Fall Tuesday, 8:30-11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Introduction to Philosophy DPHY 1100 English Fall Thursday, 8:30-11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Introduction to Text Reading DPHY 1107 English Fall Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Logic I DPHY 1103 English Fall Tuesday, 1:30-4:20 p.m. 2018-19
Neo-Platonism DPHY 2212 English Winter Friday, 8:30-11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Philosophical Anthropology DPHY 2580 English Fall Friday, 8:30-11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Philosophy of Culture DPHY 3863 English Winter Tuesday, 1:30-4:20 p.m. 2018-19
Philosophy of Law DPHY 3841 English Winter Thursday, 8:30-11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Philosophy of Religion I DPHY 2760 English Fall Wednesday, 8:30-11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Philosophy of Science DPHY 2851 English Winter Wednesday, 8:30-11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Readings in Medieval Philosophy DPHY 2282 English Fall Thursday, 1:30-4:20 p.m. 2018-19
Saint Thomas Aquinas DPHY 2218 English Winter Tuesday, 8:30-11:20 a.m. 2018-19
Science and Ethics DPHY 2690 English Winter Tuesday, 5:30-8:30 p.m. 2018-19
The Main Doctrinal Currents in the Middle Ages DPHY 1211 English Winter Monday, 1:30-4:20 p.m. 2018-19