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UGRD > PHIL > 109G

Moral Debate in Society

Description:
This course studies some contemporary problems of social ethics, particularly abortion, the death penalty, affirmative action, and world hunger and global justice. It introduces various positions on these issues, and the justifications that have been offered to support them. This course develops each student's ability to articulate a position clearly and defend it persuasively. This course may count toward the philosophy major with the permission of the Department.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5734 TuTh
14:00 - 15:40
Farion-Villano,Roma M02-0419
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 10
Enrolled: 10
Status: Closed
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston.Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track
02 4521 TuTh
15:45 - 17:25
Farion-Villano,Roma M02-0207
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 23
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston.Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track
81 13952 TuTh
14:00 - 15:40
Farion-Villano,Roma M02-0419
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 7
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes: CLA Block Enrollment|
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston.Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
02 4619 MWF|W
14:00 - 14:50|15:00 - 15:50
Farion-Villano,Roma M01-0201
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 17
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston.Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track
03 14595 M|MWF
09:00 - 09:50|10:00 - 10:50
Farion-Villano,Roma M02-0417
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/23/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 10
Status: Open
Credits: 4/4
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Degree students only, with fewer than 30 credits when they entered UMass Boston.Students may complete only one 100G course (First Year Seminar).
Course Attributes: First Year Seminar, Stay On Track