After studying this course, you should be able to:
discuss what ethics is and what constitutes an ethical issue
identify and discuss ethical issues that arise in the media, in routine conversations and, in particular, in personal everyday professional practice
discuss the role of emotions in ethical deliberations
discuss how negotiation might resolve apparent ethical differences
identify and discuss the ethical issues presented and rhetorical styles used in play and dialogue excerpts, with focus on explaining how language is used to alter other people's ethical perceptions and convince them of specific points.