GE1109 - Values and Justice in the Contemporary World

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Public and International Affairs
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
GE Area
Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2023/24, Semester B 2023/24

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to examining major issues related to values and justice in the contemporary world. Students will be exposed to fundamental concepts such as justice, the political, power, equality, fairness and consequences. It is an attempt to heighten students' awareness of different theoretical perspectives on important ethical and political issues with the aid of rational arguments. Upon completion of this course, students should be able to form informed and reasoned positions in relation to ethical issues from both the local and global contexts.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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