PHS PHS330 - Ethics in Human Services

(Credits: 3)

This course will introduce students to philosophical and professional ethics.  Issues of morality, right and wrong, happiness, and humanism will be explored in the context of social issues, case-studies, and ethical dilemmas that arise in the context of helping others.  Students will also investigate the impact of context, culture, diversity, beliefs, moral codes, and ethical codes on real-life applications of ethical principles.  Ultimately, students will work towards a process for ethical decision-making.