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 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, you 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.
The Professional Ethics certificate requires the successful completion of six general education courses, four compulsory and two elective.
When you begin this certificate program, please contact email@example.com with your name, student number and the name of the certificate you are working towards. This will allow us to follow your progress during your studies and provide you with any information you may need to know.
Once you have completed the required courses in the certificate program, you will need to apply to graduate. Please contact the Registration Office at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, student number, and program name in order to receive your certificate.
|Curriculum||Quick-Look Availability Scheduler|
|PHIL 217: Ethical Issues|
|PHIL 227: Business Ethics|
|PHIL 230: Environmental Ethics|
|POLS 224: Justice, Equality and Rights|
|Required 2 from the following courses||2021||2022|
|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|