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We offer 450 courses at Northwest Technical College. Select a subject below to get a listing of the courses in that subject. Click on a course to see the description and detailed information about the course. To see when these classes are available to take, please see the Current Class Schedule.

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Philosophy Courses

PHIL 1201


Credits: 3.00

Description: Meets MnTC Goal Area(s):6,9 This course presents and examines moral theories, and applies these theories in contemporary moral issues such as articulate reproduction, abortion, sexual equality, racism, privacy, euthanasia, the environment, etc. The course develops one's sense of ethical and civic responsibility by developing the capacity to identify, discuss, and reflect upon the ethical dimensions of political, social, and personal life and to understand the ways in which they can exercise responsible and productive citizenship. This course also assists in developing critical thinking skills by developing thinkers who are able to unify factual, creative, rational, and value-sensitive modes of thought. Prerequisite(s): None

Credit Breakdown: 3.00/0.00/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)

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