Global Ethics in Practice

Module code: PL7095

Throughout this module you’ll be exploring the key ethical principles governing international action, and you’ll use this knowledge to critically assess ethical issues in global politics. 

You’ll apply ethical theories to political events and practical dilemmas in global politics to develop your understanding. Critically evaluating the ways in which justice and human rights can be applied beyond the state will be a central part of the module.

Learning

  • 20 hours of seminars
  • 280 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Journal article review, 1,500 words (20%)
  • Essay, 5,000 words (80%)