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Diploma Requirements

The Graduate Diploma in Public Ethics program consists of 15 credits of course and seminar work. It is normally a one-year program, with the year divided into two sessions of full-time study. The program can also be taken on a part-time basis.

Core courses (6cr.) :

  • EPE6300 MAIN ETHICAL THEORIES (3cr.)
  • EPE6310 SEMINAR IN PUBLIC ETHICS (3cr.)

Electives (9cr.) :
Three courses (9cr.) chosen from among the following:

  • EPE6301 MILITARY AND PEACEKEEPING ETHICS (3cr.)
  • EPE6302 ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS (3cr.)
  • EPE6303 ETHICS AND HUMAN RIGHTS (3cr.)
  • EPE6304 ETHICS AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (3cr.)
  • EPE6305 ETHICS AND HEALTH CARE (3cr.)
  • EPE6306 ETHICS, PRIVACY AND INFORMATION (3cr.)
  • EPE6320 SELECTED TOPICS IN ETHICS (3cr.)
  • EPE6901 LECTURES DIRIGÉES / DIRECTED READINGS (3cr.)
  • ECS5304 ETHICAL DIMENSIONS OF CONFLICT (3cr.)
  • CMN5115 COMMUNICATION ETHICS (3cr.)
  • PAP6102 DEMOCRATIC GOVERNANCE (3cr.)
  • SOC7150 INTERETHNIC RELATIONS: CRITICAL EXAMINATION OF THEORIES AND RESEARCH (3cr.)

 

Duration of the Program

All students, whether full- or part-time, must complete all certificate requirements within three years of having first registered in the program. Serious efforts are made to accommodate the schedules of part-time students.