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Globalisation and Global Justice, advanced level, 7,5 ECTS Credits
COURSE CATEGORY   Single Subject Course
MAIN FIELD OF STUDY   Applied Ethics - TEE
  COURSE CODE   721A08
On completion of the course, the students should have
- knowledge of concepts, theories and problems within the field of globalisation,
- have knowledge of concepts, theories and problems within the discussion about global justice
- have ability to describe and critically examine a variety of ethical problems and arguments in the discussion about global justice
- capacity to argue for a chosen position in the discussion about global justice,
- ability to express an open and critical attitude to positions and arguments.
The course focuses on theories of globalisation and theories of global justice. A central topic is the concept of global justice, its different interpretations, its relation to human rights, its implications for new global actors like NGOs and corporations, its justification and various suggested ways of its implementation.
In the course, students read and analyse texts, participate in group discussions, write papers and are actively involved in seminar discussions. In addition, lectures are provided. Language of instructions: English
Active participation in seminar discussions is required.
The course is examined by a paper assignment.

Students who have passed an examination may not retake it in order to improve their grades.

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent. At least 30 ECTS credits studies in Ethics, or the equivalent. Documented knowledge of English. This means a TOEFL-score of at least 550 (213 for the computer-based test) or an equivalent test if your native language is not English. For Swedish residents, "Engelska B" is required.
The course is graded according to the ECTS grading scale A-F
The course literature is decided upon by the department in question.
Planning and implementation of a course must take its starting point in the wording of the syllabus. The course evaluation included in each course must therefore take up the question how well the course agrees with the syllabus.

The course is carried out in such a way that both men´s and women´s experience and knowledge is made visible and developed.
Globalisation and Global Justice, advanced level
Globalisation and Global Justice, advanced course
Department responsible
for the course or equivalent:
IKK - Department of Culture and Communication
Registrar No: 127/07-41   Course Code: 721A08      
    Exam codes: see Local Computer System      
Subject/Subject Area : Applied Ethics - TEE          
Level   Education level     Subject Area Code   Field of Education  
A1X   Advanced level     TEE   SA