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B.S. in Actuarial Science

Otterbein University Course Catalogs

2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jun 02, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HNRS 2200 - Reflection and Responsibility

Hours: 3
Drawing on the disciplines of philosophy and religious studies, reflecting meaningfully on our own values and exploring the ethical dimensions of human existence. Investigating and examining such important issues as individual and collective responsibility to the public good, the notion of a “good life,” and the nature and significance of personal and civic engagement. Emphasizes participation in the Honors Community of Scholars. Considering how knowledge production itself is a form of the public good. Reflecting on what it means to study in our particular disciplines, and how work in our majors relates to the public good. Considering questions like: What specific questions, methods, and research strategies are unique or particular to my field? In what ways is my field unique or crucial both within and outside the academy? Why does my field or major matter, both to the university community and to the wider public community? How does work in my field contribute to or engage with the public good?