Welcome to Ethics. In this course you will be introduced to the moral philosophy of thinkers like Plato, Aristotle, Aquinas, Kant, Mills, and Simone de Beauvoir. You will also be introduced to existentialism, American philosophy, Natural Law theory, and virtue ethics. You will be asked to consider, evaluate, and ponder certain revolutionary ideas, systems, and particular outlooks on life that have impacted thought and culture, personally and collectively. Some of these areas of study include virtue ethics, natural law ethics, deontological ethics, consequential ethics, existentialism, and American pragmatism.