Paideia 450: Ethical Choices

Paideia 450 Ethical Choices is a course for juniors and seniors devoted to interdisciplinary study of ethical issues that confront us in our lives as learners and citizens. Paideia 450 courses pay special attention to the nature of moral decision-making through discussion and the continued development of student's writing. View a list of course offerings from previous years.

Course Topics Fall 2018

  • Making Decisions for U.S. Schools
  • Ritual and Performance in Japan

Course Topics January 2019
(off campus)

  • Making Decisions for U.S. Schools in Hawaii
  • Green Europe
  • People and Parks: Pastoralism and Conservation in East Africa (Tanzania)
  • Stability and Change in Vietnam
  • Removal and Restitution Building Sustainable Communities in South Africa
  • War, Peace and Reconciliation in Cambodia

Course Topics January 2019
(on campus)

  • Nordic Environmentalism
  • The Color of Change
  • Migration and Border Issues: Ethics, Policy and Practice

Course Topics Spring 2019

  • Making Decisions for U.S. Schools
  • How China and America Shape Each Other and the World

 Course Topics Summer 2019

  • Making Decisions for US Schools 

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