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Ethics and Leadership - PHIL6251

Year - 2019

A philosophical introduction to ethics. Does morality clash with self-interest? Should we violate someone's rights in order to increase overall happiness? Is respect for autonomy compatible with effective leadership? What are the virtues of a good leader? Should there be moral limits to markets? Should we punish, tolerate, or forgive wrongdoers?

2hr lecture/week, 1hr tutorial/week

1x2000wd essay (45%), 1x2000wd research assignment (45%), 1x500wd tutorial presentation (10%)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Philosophy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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