Applied Ethics is a growing interdisciplinary field that strives to tackle the moral issues surrounding these challenges. If these questions engage you, this master’s programme will meet your aspiration. The centre for Applied Ethics (CTE) at Linköping University is a leading centre in applied ethics in Sweden. We are devoted to research and teaching, with globally minded areas and collaborative partners worldwide.
You will gain knowledge of ethical theories and methods, and examine ethical debates in different fields of application. You will acquire the skills to provide analysis of moral problems and ethical debates and be able to make critical assessments of ethical arguments and policy documents. In the latter half of the second semester, you will concentrate on a selected area of specialization.
When you graduate you’ll have a unique competence that you can add to your professional or disciplinary competencies; doctor or nurse, teacher, minister civil servant or economist, many professionals need the ability to manage ethical issues. A great number of our graduates continue to doctoral studies in different areas of applied and professional ethics.
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- Introduction to Advanced Academic Studies
- Ethical Theory and Moral Practice
- Social and Political Ethics
- Globalisation and Global Justice
- Ethics and Migration
- Biomedical Ethics
- Master's Thesis
Applied Ethics is a programme for those who:
- are interested in ethical questions
- want to work with ethical issues regarding the society
- want to research in the fields of ethics and applied ethics
- 12 months
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DisciplinesHistory Sociology Philosophy & Ethics View 32 other Masters in Sociology in Sweden
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's degree equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen.
- English corresponding to the level of English in Swedish upper secondary education (English 6/B).
International7895 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7895 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
Living costs for Linköping
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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