• Ethical Practice

    The disposition to treat others with honesty, fairness, justice, integrity and altruism within communities and areas of professional service.

    KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS UC STUDENTS ACHIEVE IN THE AREA OF ETHICAL PRACTICE:

    Associate Degree: Foundational Skills and Knowledge

    • Identifies ethical conflicts
    • Understands basic theories of ethical behavior
    • Recognizes own ethical beliefs and those of others

    Baccalaureate Degree: Advanced Skills and Knowledge

    • Applies theories of ethical behavior and ethical decision-making to discipline specific issues or problems  Recognizes the differences among legal, moral and ethical decisions
    • Evaluates the differences among legal, moral and ethical decisions
    • Applies knowledge of ethical decision-making models to discipline-specific or professional scenarios

    Graduate Degree Synthesis and Application of Skills and Knowledge at the Professional level

    • Evaluates the inter-relationship between ethical principles and appropriate professional codes of ethics
    • Applies a decision-making model to effectively make informed ethical decisions