Course Title : Moral Psychology
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
(hours/week)
Lab
(hours/week)
Credits ECTS
PSD 315-1 B 5 3 0 0 3.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language English
Course Level
Description
Objectives
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Motivation
2Biology and Egoism vs. Altruism
3Biology and Egoism vs. Altruism
4Humanism and anti-humanism
5Process of external and internal motivation
6Freedom and desire
7“Akrasia” the state of acting against one's better judgment /
8Midterm exam
9Strength of will
10Possibilities of alternating and moral responsibilities
11Lack of morality and moral responsibility
12Experimental philosophy and moral responsibility
13War character
14
15Forecasts of Culture: Diversity and moral status
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Describe the concepts of altruism, selfishness and humanity.
2Possess basic knowledge about moral responsibility.
3To explain how the concept of self, and self - satisfaction affects their performance.
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes00
Projects00
Term Projects120
Laboratory00
Attendance110
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade60
Contribution of final examination to overall grade40
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
(hours)
Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16348
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14342
Assignments 100
Midterms 155
Final examination 12020
Other 11010
Total Work Load 125
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 5
ECTS 5

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