|Capella University Course||Sophia Course||Credits|
|COM3700 Conflict Resolution||$329||Conflict Resolution||4.5|
|ENG1000 English Composition||$329||English Composition I||4.5|
|COM1500 Communications General Transfer||$199||Foundations of English Composition||4.5|
|COMM1000 Public Speaking||$329||Public Speaking||4.5|
|COM2050 Visual Design in Communications||$329||Visual Communications||4.5|
|BUS3061 Fundamentals of Accounting||$329||Accounting||4.5|
|BUS2500 Business Transfer General Elective||FREE||Developing Effective Teams||1.5|
|GEN1502 Vocational Transfer||$199||Foundations of College Algebra||4.5|
|Elective||$329||Introduction to Business||4.5|
|HUM1055 Approaches to Studying Religions||$329||Approaches to Studying Religions||4.5|
|ART2000 Art History Survey||$329||Introduction to Art History||4.5|
|PHI 2000 Ethics||$329||Introduction to Ethics||4.5|
|Natural Science and Mathematics|
|MAT1050 College Algebra||$329||College Algebra||4.5|
|BIO1050 Environmental Biology and Society||$329||Environmental Science||4.5|
|MAT1500 Mathematics General Transfer||$149||Foundations of Statistics||3|
|BIO1000 Human Biology||$329||Human Biology||4.5|
|MAT2001 Statistical Reasoning||$329||Introduction to Statistics||4.5|
|PSYC1000 Introduction to Psychology||$329||Introduction to Psychology||4.5|
|SOC1000 Introduction to Human Society||$329||Introduction to Sociology||4.5|
|SOC1500 Social Science (General Transfer)||$329||US History I||4.5|
|SOC1500 Social Science Transfer||$329||US History II||4.5|
|PM4010 Process Groups & Knowledge Areas in Project Management||$329||Project Management||4.5|
|IT1500 Technology Transfer Elective||$329||Introduction to Information Technology||4.5|
Sophia's Introduction to Ethics course explores philosophical approaches to understanding morality and evaluating moral actions. In this course, you will learn about a variety of normative ethical theories, and apply these theories to real world ethical issues. With an understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of major approaches to ethics, you will build the critical thinking skills necessary to justify ethical positions. Full Description
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This course uses problem-based learning to help you apply knowledge to real-life situations. By using relatable scenarios, you'll learn how to think critically about ethical and philosophical inquiry, explore your own belief system, and better understand the role of ethics in everyday life. This course uses our Many Ways™ learning model that features multiple teaching styles to support your unique learning preferences.
Explore philosophical approaches to real-world ethical issues, learn about major approaches to ethics, and analyze various modes of ethical points of view. Key topics include:
Assessments & Grading
This is a pass/fail course. You'll complete 12 Challenge assessments (these are like quizzes) and 4 Milestone assessments (these are like tests), with an overall score of 70% or better.
By the end of this course, you'll know how to explain the goal of ethics, evaluate philosophical arguments, and understand key terminology. You'll be able to apply moral theories to real-world issues and interpret the role of bias in ethical decision-making.
For more course details and Learning Outcomes, download the syllabus.
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