Creating a Framework for Ethical Cases: Brief Background for Teaching in the Disciplines

Dwire 204
October 3, 2012

This short workshop, presented by Dr. Chuck Beck, provided instruction in a framework for ethics. The workshop clarified some background issues that in order to help faculty become more comfortable in  presenting ethical cases:

·       Core and Secondary Values: Some underlying assumptions in social interaction

·       Moral Development

o   Personal

o   Organizational

·       Multiple Perspectives on Ethics

o   Consequences

o   Rights

o   Integrity/Virtue

o   Duty

o   Final Ends

o   Practicality

·       Five Hallmarks of Ethical Behavior

·       Positive Ethical Culture

·       Structured ethical Decision-Making

·       Practical Tips on Creating an Ethical Culture