Course: Ethic 2

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Course title Ethic 2
Course code KUMK/AV8ET
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Stránský Michal, Mgr. PhD.
Course content
- Argumentation in ethics - Ethics from the viewpoint of natural sciences - Experimental Ethics - Empirical Ethics - Descriptive ethics - Normative ethics - Applied ethics

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecturing, Dialogic (Discussion, conversation, brainstorming), Methods for working with texts (Textbook, book), Teamwork
  • Participation in classes - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for examination - 30 hours per semester
  • Home preparation for classes - 30 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The subject is aimed at broadening and deepening the knowledge and skills gained in the course Ethics 1. Students will gain additional knowledge of descriptive ethics, normative ethics, deontic ethics, persuasive ethics and applied ethics.
- The student has knowledge about the key ethical theories reasoning morality - The student is able to use argumentation in the area of basic moral problems
The prerequisite is completion of the course KUMK/AV7ET

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination, Essay, Systematic observation of the student

- Obligatory attendance (two missed classes allowed) - The admission to the exam is conditioned by the submission of an essay or seminar presentation. - Examination: written test.
Recommended literature
  • Brázda, R. Ethicum. Zlín, 2010.
  • Cialdini, R. B. Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion. Harper Business. 2006.
  • Stránský, M. Praktický význam morální filosofie. Zlín, 2018.

Study plans that include the course
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