Course Description
This course will introduce students to tools for ethical reasoning and decision making in their work in community-based corrections. Particular attention will be paid to identifying values, recognizing ethical questions and dilemmas, and analyzing ethical issues.

Learning Objectives

  • Define ethics, morality, and values
  • Identify and acknowledge your personal moral values
  • Consider professional codes of ethics
  • Consider professional ethical questions and dilemmas
  • Identify several theories and methods for analyzing ethical issues
  • Practice ethical decision making through case analysis