Course: Special Ethical Questions

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Course title Special Ethical Questions
Course code KCHP/SEO
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study 2
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Pavelková Martina, Mgr.
Course content
The themes are chosen with regard to the study orientation and interests of the students, possible items: - Situation of morality in the European society, - "Culture wars" in Europe, - Theological-ethical questions of human rights, - Freedom of speech (language as a cornerstone of the civilization, deformation of language, the truthfulness, political correctness), - Special questions of the Social Doctrine of the Church, - Ethics and mass media, - The Internet ethics (netiquette) - Ethics of advertising, - Ethical questions of homosexuality, - Theological-ethical context of the ecoethics, - Ethical questions in the area of GMOs, - Ethical questions of the death penalty, - Ethical questions of peace and war

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
The subject is thematically connected with the lectures from the area of theological and social ethics. It develops, extends and deepens some special and actual ethical themes.
The student is apprised of some special and actual ethical themes and challenges, which is a presupposition for another reflection.
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination

Knowledge, reflection and application of the content of lectures, study texts for the lectures and another recommended texts of literature.
Recommended literature
  • Literatura dle stanovených témat.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Free Time Education (2015) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Teacher Education for Secondary Schools (2016) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter