THEORETICAL ESSAY DEFINING
ETHICAL TERMS (1,500 words) Worth
This paper is to be presented as a series of short paragraphs defining each of the following terms:
1.Consequentialist and Nonconsequentalist views of morality
2. Absolutism and Relativism
3. Virtue Ethics
4.Freedom and Determinism
Where appropriate explain the differences, strengths and weaknesses of each with a short example which
demonstrates your understanding. It does not require an introduction or conclusion.
In your paragraphs you will need to clarify how you understand the terms and provide an example which
illustrates each term. It is not adequate to simply restate the definitions from the text books. The length of
the essay will be approximately 1500 words (maximum 1650 words).