Skip to content
This certificate program has been discontinued for 2023. New registrations are no longer accepted. For more information, please contact: cplliberalarts@humber.ca

Professional Ethics

Program Overview

The 21st century brings with it new ethical challenges both in our personal and professional lives. As a result, the demand for individuals with qualifications and experience in professional ethics continues to increase. The global community faces unprecedented challenges with the rise of intercontinental migration, technological advancements, environmental degradation, changing economic times and complex bureaucracies.

Professional ethics is a timely and exciting area of multidisciplinary study and research. The online courses offered in this certificate provide you with a foundation in ethical reasoning necessary to deal with contemporary ethical and moral issues. You will be exposed to a diversity of cultural values, traditions and points of view through the study of various ethical problems and theories. After finishing the certificate, students will gain a broader perspective of ethical problems and the ability to apply appropriate methodologies to finding practical solutions in a number of private and public sectors such as education, business, media, government, law, politics and social life.

This online Professional Ethics certificate requires the successful completion of six general education courses, four compulsory and two electives.

Additional Information

Once you have completed the required courses in the certificate program, you will need to apply to graduate. Please contact the Registration Office at graduation@humber.ca with your name, student number, and program name in order to receive your certificate.

Curriculum

Quick-Look Availability Scheduler

Use the Quick-Look Availability Scheduler to see available courses in a calendar view and plan towards achieving your certificate.

Compulsory 2023/2024 Academic Year 2024/2025 Academic Year
Empty row Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr
PHIL 217: Ethical Issues
PHIL 227: Business Ethics
PHIL 230: Environmental Ethics
POLS 224: Justice, Equality and Rights
Required 2 from the following courses 2023/2024 Academic Year 2024/2025 Academic Year
Empty Row Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr
HIST 240: Law and Society
HUMA 235: World Religions: Western and Eastern Traditions
POLS 150: Introduction to Politics
POLS 219: Globalization
POLS 225: Environmental Policy and Economics

Compulsory Courses

PHIL 217 Ethical Issues
 
PHIL 227 Business Ethics
 
PHIL 230 Environmental Ethics
 
POLS 224 Justice, Equality and Rights
 

Required 2 from the following courses

HIST 240 Law and Society
 
HUMA 235 World Religions: Western and Eastern Traditions
 
POLS 150 Introduction to Politics
 
POLS 219 Globalization
 
POLS 225 Environmental Policy and Economics
 

Contact Us

Humber Continuous Professional Learning Liberal Arts & Sciences
416.675.6622 ext. 4554
cplliberalarts@humber.ca


Need Help Registering?