Course Descriptions

PHIL 4120 -Professional Ethics *(POLS 4860)


This course introduces students to ethical issues common to the professions. The term “profession” is a label for a class of occupations, exemplified by the traditional model of the lawyer or physician. We will think about characteristics of these occupations that distinguish them as a class and how these characteristics are related to a variety of ethical problems.

*POLS 4860 may also be used to satisfy this requirement in the degree program.


Credit Hours


  • None

CPL Eligible