PHIL-139: Ethics

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2014
Title when registering
Course Master
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Emphasizes practical and normative ethical questions as well as analytical or metaethical questions. Provides a systematic examination of problems by covering various classical and contemporary theories which include standards of criteria of moral action, the nature and justification of moral judgments, the nature of ethical knowledge, the meaning of ethical terms, intelligent decision-making, and free will vs determinism.

MTA Categories
  • Category 5: Humanities and Fine Arts
General Education Categories
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities and Fine Arts

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

Determined by department

Office Contact
School of Liberal Arts: 313-845-9624,, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-201