• Unit 2: Ethics from Antiquity to the Present

    From ancient Greece to ancient China, ethics has played a significant role in developing individual character and social rankings. In this unit, you will examine the evolution of ethics from Ancient Greece and China and compare eastern and western virtue ethics. We will also introduce the concept of utilitarianism, deontology of ethics as a duty, and theories of justice.

    Completing this unit should take you approximately 3 hours.

    • 2.1: Ethical Business in Ancient Athens

    • 2.2: Ethical Advice

    • 2.3: Virtue Ethics

    • 2.4: Utilitarianism

    • 2.5: Deontology

    • 2.6: A Theory of Justice

    • Unit 2 Assessment

      • Receive a grade