226.070 Environmental ethics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • distinguish conceptions of normative ethics,
  • distinguish conceptions of justice,
  • distinguish conceptions of the value of the natural environment and the claims of non-human animals,
  • work out the implications of these considerations for selected environmental problems, especially dimensions of climate change,
  • evaluate options according to criteria of justice, legitimacy and effectiveness,
  • understand and consider value and goal conflicts of different actors under conditions of only partial compliance with obligations and under conditions of risk and uncertainty.

Subject of course

  • Positions of normative ethics
  • Conceptions of individual and collective responsibility
  • Environmental problems and climate change
  • Value theory
  • Risk ethics
  • Acting under non-ideal conditions
  • Assessment of options on the basis of multiple criteria

Teaching methods

Lecture, text analysis, group discussions, possibly interviews with experts.

Mode of examination

Written

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Fri12:00 - 14:0010.03.2023 - 23.06.2023 Online über Zoom (TUWEL-Kurs) (LIVE)Umweltethik - Onlinetermine
Fri11:00 - 15:0024.03.2023Seminarraum AE U1 - 7 Präsenz-Doppeleinheit Umweltethik
Fri12:00 - 14:0021.04.2023 online - Link über TUWEL (LIVE)Umweltethik - Onlinetermine
Fri11:00 - 15:0012.05.2023Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 Präsenz-Doppeleinheit Umweltethik
Fri11:00 - 15:0030.06.2023Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 Präsenz-Doppeleinheit Umweltethik
Environmental ethics - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Fri10.03.202312:00 - 14:00 Online über Zoom (TUWEL-Kurs)Umweltethik - Onlinetermin
Fri17.03.202312:00 - 14:00 Online über Zoom (TUWEL-Kurs)Umweltethik - Onlinetermin
Fri24.03.202311:00 - 15:00Seminarraum AE U1 - 7 Präsenz-Doppeleinheit Umweltethik
Fri31.03.202312:00 - 14:00 Online über Zoom (TUWEL-Kurs)Umweltethik - Onlinetermin
Fri21.04.202312:00 - 14:00 online - Link über TUWELUmweltethik - Onlinetermine
Fri12.05.202311:00 - 15:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 Präsenz-Doppeleinheit Umweltethik
Fri26.05.202312:00 - 14:00 Online über Zoom (TUWEL-Kurs)Umweltethik - Onlinetermine
Fri02.06.202312:00 - 14:00 Online über Zoom (TUWEL-Kurs)Umweltethik - Onlinetermine
Fri16.06.202312:00 - 14:00 Online über Zoom (TUWEL-Kurs)Umweltethik - Onlinetermine
Fri23.06.202312:00 - 14:00 Online über Zoom (TUWEL-Kurs)Umweltethik - Onlinetermine
Fri30.06.202311:00 - 15:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 Präsenz-Doppeleinheit Umweltethik

Examination modalities

written examination

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri12:15 - 13:4530.06.2023 Seminarraum AD 03 - 1written14.06.2023 10:00 - 28.06.2023 10:00TISSPrüfung Umweltethik

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
06.02.2023 09:00 09.03.2023 09:00

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 566 Environmental Engineering

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Language

German