120-0333/04 – Ethical Issues of the Global Society (EPGS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of European IntegrationCredits2
Subject guarantorIng. Naděžda Antošová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Naděžda Antošová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2007/2008Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
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KAN11 Ing. Naděžda Antošová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. To obtain cognisance of basic ethical concepts. 2. To comprehend wider ethical aspects of selected issues and development trends of current society. 3. To apply the ethical view on specific cases.

Teaching methods

Summary

The course addresses the selected global issues, which have got strong ethical dimensions. The issues are explored from the view of ethical dilemmas associatedwith them. Special emphasis is laid on the current ethical dilemmas, which the global society faces up – for example biotechnology, different ethical approaches to nature protection, social differentiation of the world.

Compulsory literature:

Cahn,S.M.-Markie,P.: Ethics. History, theory and contemporary issues. Oxford University Press 1998

Recommended literature:

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Další požadavky na studenta nejsou kladeny.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.Úvod do předmětu, zadání seminárních prací. 2.Úvod do etiky. 3. Biotika - etické aspekty spojené s počátkem života. 4. Biotika - etické aspekty spojené s počátkem života. 5. Etické aspekty populačního problému. 6. Biotika – etické aspekty spojené s využitím genetiky. 7. Případová studie k bioetice. 8. Etické otázky spojené s koncem života. 9. Úvod do ekoetiky. 10. Různé etické přístupy a strategie k ochraně životního prostředí. 11. Práva zvířat. 12. Ukončení předmětu.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
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Exercises evaluation Credit 85  55
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2008/2009 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T010) Finance (00) Finance P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T055) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T055) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T027) National Economy (00) National Economy P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (M6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (01) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 5 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (M6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T027) National Economy P Czech Ostrava 5 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T010) Finance (00) Finance P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T055) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T055) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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