Points are posted online as they are earned. In addition to online material that is of critical importance to read, there are textbook reading assignments for most topics in the course. Assignments will be posted online.
Share8 Shares 5K Thankfully most of us do not come across dire situations that present a moral dilemma, but it is always a very interesting exercise to consider a dilemma and our reaction to it.
So, I now present you with a list of ten agonizing moral dilemmas, in no particular order. Be sure to tell us what you would do in the comments. Concentration Camp You are an inmate in a concentration camp. A sadistic guard is about to hang your son who tried to escape and wants you to pull the chair from underneath him.
What should you do? Check out your personal principles with The Moral Life: The Accident You are an emergency worker that has just been called to the scene of an accident.
When you arrive you see that the car belongs to your wife. Fearing the worst you rush over to see she is trapped in her car with another man. You reel back in shock, devastated by what her eyes have just told you.
As you step back, the wreck in front of you comes into focus. You see your wife is seriously hurt and she needs attention straight away. You look at the seat next to her and see her lover. It will only take about 5 minutes to stop, but it will mean your wife will definitely die.
If you tend to your wife however, the man will bleed to death despite the fact it could have been avoided. Who would you choose to work on? Spam Filtering You are the network administrator for a rather large company.
You have a young family and need your job to support them. As part of your responsibility as a network administrator is to monitor the emails for the organization. Usually this just means occasionally allow through emails for staff members that have been accidentally blocked by the spam filters.
One day you get a helpdesk request from a staff member asking for an email to get released. You recognize the name on the helpdesk request so quickly attend to the problem.
You scan the rest of the contents of the email and there is no doubt that she has been having an affair for some time now.Welcome to Luis Nieves Institute of Real Estate, Finance & Law, real estate broker course.
In this document, you will learn about the scope of the course, as well as administrative specifics, such as grading and certificates. Medscape conducted an exclusive survey to learn what physicians think about the toughest ethical situations that they confront.
The results are intriguing and, in some cases, surprising. Ethical dilemmas, also known as a moral dilemmas, are situations in which there is a choice to be made between two options, neither of which resolves the situation in an ethically acceptable fashion.
In such cases, societal and personal ethical guidelines can provide no satisfactory outcome for the chooser. Ethical Dilemmas, Cases, and Case Studies. Good discussions on ethics are often driven by situations that challenge our abilities to determine the right thing to do, carry out effective ethical action, or lay out an effective strategy for avoiding ethical obstacles in the future.
Ethical dilemmas, also known as a moral dilemmas, are situations in which there is a choice to be made between two options, neither of which resolves the situation in an ethically acceptable fashion.
In such cases, societal and personal ethical guidelines can provide no satisfactory outcome for the chooser. A series of ethical dilemmas was published in the Texas Dental Journal between and The lead author of these dilemmas, Dr.
Thomas K. Hasegawa, died tragically in The dilemmas remain an important legacy for dentistry.