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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

Title Course Code Language Semester Time Academic Year
Readings in Modern Philosophy (16th – 19th Centuries) DPHY 2340 English Winter Tuesday, 8:30a.m.-11:20a.m. 2019-20
Rationalism in the 17th Century DPHY 2320 English Fall Wednesday, 1:30p.m.-4:20p.m. 2019-20
Metaphysics DPHY 3640 English Winter Thursday, 8:30a.m.-11:20a.m. 2019-20
Logic I DPHY 1103 English Fall Monday, 1:30p.m.-4:20p.m. 2019-20
Kant DPHY 2334 English Winter Tuesday, 1:30p.m.-4:20p.m. 2019-20
Introduction to Philosophy DPHY 1100 English Fall Tuesday, 1:30p.m.-4:20p.m. 2019-20
Epistemology DPHY 2750 English Fall Thursday, 8:30a.m.-11:20a.m. 2019-20
Empiricism in the 17th and 18th Centuries DPHY 2322 English Fall Tuesday, 8:30a.m.-11:20a.m. 2019-20
Currents in Phenomenology I DPHY 2845 English Winter Thursday, 1:30p.m.-4:20p.m. 2019-20
Current Issues in Ethics DPHY 2664 English Winter Tuesday, 5:30p.m.-8:30p.m. 2019-20
Critical Thinking and Methodology DPHY 1104 English Winter Monday, 1:30p.m.-4:20p.m. 2019-20
Ancient Greek Philosophy DPHY 1210 English Fall Monday & Wednesday, 8:30a.m.-11:20a.m. 2019-20
Ancient and Modern Dialectic DPHY 3822 English Fall Thursday, 1:30p.m.-4:20p.m. 2019-20
Analytic Philosophy DPHY 2442 English Winter Wednesday, 1:30p.m.-4:20p.m. 2019-20