This course is an introduction to contemporary philosophical thinking on ethical issues in the professions and other related work contexts. Among the topics to be addresses are the nature of the professions, general professional responsibilities, truth-telling and deception, privacy and confidentiality, professional integrity and loyalty, whistle-blowing, conflicts of interest, social responsibility, and self- and government regulation.

Course Notes

PHIL 206 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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