Essential Ethics: Creating Ethical Societies

Explore the many reasons why all functioning societies need ethics.

Ethical societies are built on shared ethical ideals; to create an ethical society, community members need to commit to making life more ethical for everyone. To be ethical, you have to be able to acknowledge and challenge unethical practices by recognising the unfair nature of stigma, stereotypes, and labels. This quick course covers all the essentials of ethical and unethical behaviours:


  • Discover what an ethical society really is, and how communities can create more ethical societies
  • Find out how social norms influence ethics in areas like religion and law
  • Learn how to apply ethics in professional situations
  • Explore the influences that labels, stereotypes, and stigma have on mental health issues, and more