PMIN 4378 Ethics/Accountability-Cath Ldr

This course teaches ethical principles for accountability and responsibility in all areas of ministerial leadership. These can guide discernment and action for effective leadership in Catholic institutions. Students will learn the methodology of Christian ethical discernment and the historical development of ethical teachings in the Roman Catholic tradition. The course will also focus on how secularism and diverse cultural norms can create ethical dilemmas for Catholic leaders. The course will define fundamental standards and contextual variables that influence ethical decision making.