Ways of Thinking-Philosophical and Moral Inquiry


Courses that meet the Philosophical and Moral Inquiry requirement at Viterbo are designed to introduce and cultivate students’ ability to engage in critical questioning about themselves and the world around them.

Learning Outcomes

Students will:

  1. Identify, evaluate, and construct good philosophical arguments using a variety of different methods and strategies.
  2. Evaluate moral beliefs/claims comprehensively and discuss them effectively.
  3. Analyze complex philosophical problems and understand their relevancy.

Alignment with LIVE learning outcomes

Critical Thinking: 1
Communication: 1, 2
Ethical Reasoning and Moral Development: 2, 3
Integrative Learning: 3 

Current catalog list of LIVE courses
Philosophical and Moral Inquiry Outcomes with Course Guidelines
Philosophical and Moral Inquiry Rubric