Units of Study
PACS6930 - Ethics for a Sustainable Peace
Semester 1, 2012 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Jake Lynch
This unit of study will focus on developing a set of value-based ethical principles for responding to the forms of violence that obstruct the achievement of a culture of sustainable peace, namely organized physical violence, structural and ecological violence. Case studies and literature in the area of social justice, nonviolence, ecological sustainability and participatory decision-making will be used for acquiring an understanding of the ethical challenges presented by these forms of violence and developing ethical principles for responding to them.
5x600wd reflective responses (50%), 5x400wd mini case study analyses (30%), 1x1000wd end of semester evaluative task (20%)
3hrs online per week
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