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Philosophical Approaches to Ethics


Ethics Philosophy

From many years philosophers are defining ethics and the system of making rational decisions. Various philosophers have been representing their views and opinions about ethics on the basis of their best knowledge and learning for regulating, protecting, and recommending the concepts of wrong and right conduct.

Ethics philosophy is concerned with how people ought to behave and how the fundamental rights of individuals should be protected by our decent and honourable conduct.

In business, ethics are essential to follow as it promotes the ethical culture of an organization which is based on our common values of honour, responsibility, clearness, and admiration.

The unit seeks to deliver the introduction of philosophy and define the various philosophical approaches to ethics. The Golden Rule, The Golden Mean, Utilitarianism, The Categorical Imperative, Utopianism are the philosophies which are deeply discussed in this unit.

The ethics philosophy unit examines the office code of ethics and describes how to avoid ethical dilemmas. On the completion of this unit, learners will be equipped to understand how to apply philosophical approaches, what some easy strategies are and what are the pitfall and excuses.



After the completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • Identify some of your values and moral principles
  • Be familiar with some philosophical approaches to ethical decisions
  • Identify some ways to improve ethics in your office


Programme Content


  • An Introduction to Philosophy
  • The Golden Rule
  • The Golden Mean
  • Utilitarianism
  • The Categorical Imperative
  • Utopianism
  • Applying Philosophical Approaches
  • Resolve each situation using the tools that we just discussed.
  • What Does Ethical Mean?
  • Avoiding Ethical Dilemmas
  • Some Easy Strategies
  • Pitfalls and Excuses
  • Developing an Office Code of Ethics
  • Sample Codes of Ethics
  • Keys to an Ethical Office



Target Audience


This is a standalone course and assumes no prior knowledge.


  • Participants:8 - 400
  • Duration: 2 - 3 hours
  • Participation:Only collaborative

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