– Reading and videos in file upload
– Reflection quiz questions in file upload
with any paper
Readings & Videos for Reflection
The Philosophical Bases of Ethical Behavior
Week 3 & Week 4
Week 3 Introduction (Links to an external site.)
Readings and Videos
Normative vs. Applied Ethics
Normative ethics (Links to an external site.)
Deontological (Principles-based or duty-based):
Online Guide to Ethics and Moral Philosophy – Deontological Theories (Links to an external site.)
Utilitarianism (Consequence-based approach):
Online Guide to Ethics and Moral Philosophy – Utilitarian Theories (Links to an external site.)
Online Guide to Ethics and Moral Philosophy – Virtue Ethics (Links to an external site.)
How Ethical Are You Quiz Reflection
· Visit the University of Texas at Austin web-page:
How Ethical Are You? Put Your Decision-Making Skills to the Test (Links to an external site.)
· Answer each of the 6 cases/scenarios presented
· Reflect on the following questions in a 1-2 page double spaced response:
· What stuck out to you the most about these scenarios?
· Do you agree with the rationale presented for each of the right answers? Why or why not?
· Do you agree with the statement that “we all tend to overestimate our ability to act ethically?”
· If so, why do you think that is?
· If not, please explain why.
· Based on this week’s readings and the assignments, reflect on the differences you may have noticed when answering the case study in relation to ethics vs. morality.