An Introduction to Virtue Ethics, Morality and Religion

Develop an understanding of the fundamentals of virtue and its role in ethics, morality and religion. As with any discussion concerning ethics, there are numerous models and theories that attempt to define virtue and morality, in the hopes to answer ethical dilemmas. In this course, you’ll develop a basic understanding of:

  • The development model of virtue ethics
  • The Principle of the Golden Mean and related theories
  • Issues concerning virtue ethics models
  • The codes of morality
  • How the moral and virtue systems play significant roles in the construction of religion