MA Contemporary Ethics

Heythrop College - University Of London

Program Description

MA Contemporary Ethics

Heythrop College - University Of London

This timely and challenging programme has you explore questions such as ‘what is the good life?’, ‘how should we act?’, ‘what does moral living require of us as human beings in various contexts of life?’ You will be introduced to different schools of ethics and will learn how to formulate coherent moral arguments.

This degree attracts people whose work requires ethical reflection, such as teachers, healthcare practitioners, those in social and public service, ministers of religion and business professionals.

CORE MODULES

  • Foundations in Ethics
  • Moral Development, Reasoning and Decision Making

OPTIONAL MODULES

  • Ethical Issues Today
  • Bioethics and Sexual Ethics
  • Moral Imagination, Art and Spirituality
  • Spirituality, Religion and Ethics in Contemporary Healthcare
  • Market Economy, Ethics and the Meaning of Life

Entry

  • An honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent in an appropriate subject

Interim awards

  • PGCert Contemporary Ethics
  • PGDip Contemporary Ethics

Course length

  • 1 years full-time
  • 2 years part-time
This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
4,500 GBP
Information
Deadline
Start date Sept. 2017
Place
United Kingdom London, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 - 2 years
Price 4,500 GBP
- full-time, 2,350 GBP - part-time (UK/EU); 11,500 GBP - full-time, 5,725 GBP - part-time (Overseas)