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  1. Week 1: Introduction to ethics 3 items
    1. Required Reading 1 item
    2. Further Reading 2 items
  2. Week 2: War and the ethics of duty 3 items
    1. Required Reading 1 item
    2. Further Reading 2 items
      1. "War". - H Shue

        Chapter Recommended

  3. Week 3: Duty, rights and justifiable war 4 items
    1. Required Reading 1 item
    2. Further Reading 3 items
  4. Week 4: The Bible, ethics and war 4 items
    1. Required Reading 2 items
    2. Further Reading 2 items
      1. In defence of war - Nigel Biggar 2013

        Book Recommended

  5. Week 5: Sex, gender, and ethics 5 items
    1. Required Reading 1 item
    2. Further Reading 4 items
  6. Week 6: Pre-natal genetic screening and utilitarianism 3 items
    1. Preparatoy Work 0 items
      Read the case study on Canvas and make some notes about what you would do, and why.
    2. Required Reading 2 items
      1. Is Every Human Being a Person? - Robert Spaemann, Richard Schenk 1996

        Article Essential

    3. Further Reading 1 item
  7. Week 7: ENRICHMENT WEEK *Formative assessment due Monday 6 November* 0 items
  8. Week 9: Bioethics - human enhancement 5 items
    1. Required Reading 2 items
    2. Further Reading 3 items
      1. Enhancing human traits: ethical and social implications - Erik Parens, Hastings Center c1998

        Book Recommended

      2. Enhancing human capacities - Julian Savulescu, R. H. J. ter Meulen, Guy Kahane 2011

        Book Recommended

  9. Week 10: Resources on Virtue ethics and medicine 5 items
    1. Required Reading 1 item
      1. SUMMA THEOLOGIAE: Prima Secundae Partis - T Aquinas

        Webpage Essential 1a 2ae, q. 55 art. 4, q. 61 arts. 1-4, q. 62 arts. 1-3.

    2. Further Reading 4 items
      1. Christians among the virtues: theological conversations with ancient and modern ethics - Stanley Hauerwas, Charles Robert Pinches c1997

        Book Recommended

      2. After virtue: a study in moral theory - Alasdair C. MacIntyre 2007

        Book Recommended

  10. Week 10: Resources on oral exams 2 items
    1. Required Reading 2 items
      1. Study skills for foundation degrees - Dorothy Bedford, Elizabeth Wilson 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential Read the sections on presentations. See the first edition if you prefer a print copy.

      2. Study skills for foundation degrees - Dorothy Bedford, Elizabeth Wilson 2006

        Book  Alternative to above item.

  11. Week 11: Human enhancement - for and against 6 items
    1. Required Reading 2 items
      1. The Case Against Perfection - M Sandel April 2004

        Article Essential

    2. Further Reading 4 items
      1. Enhancing evolution - John Harris 2010

        Book Recommended

      2. Beyond Therapy: Biotechnology and the Pursuit of Happiness. - President’s Council on Bioethics 2003

        Document Recommended

      3. Human enhancement - Julian Savulescu, Nick Bostrom 2010

        Book Recommended

  12. Week 12: Oral exams. Please remember to sign up on Canvas! 0 items
    1. Further Reading 0 items