Bachelor of Ethics and Human Rights

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Undergraduate or Graduate Level : Undergraduate Level
Duration of Program : 3 years

About this Program

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Ethics and Human Rightsis intends to provide a comprehensive course of study that positively responds to the above yearning of society.
  2. Human rights have ceased to be the concern of only a few distinct organizations like United Nations, Amnesty International or American Human Rights Watch.  Human right is now at the center of the broader life of human kind. Today people talk of Human Rights based approach to development, Human Rights and Democracy, Peoples’ centered approach to development in the age of globalization etc.  These new needs call, not only for a better understanding of basic human rights principles, but also for need to be equipped with ethical.
  3. The Bachelor of Ethics and Human Rights is offered by coursework, examinations and research. 

Courses

Year 1
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Introduction to Research Ethics EHR 1105 4 Undergraduate Level
Communication Skills CSK 1103 4 Undergraduate Level
Introduction to Ethics EHR 1101 4 Undergraduate Level
Introduction to Human Rights EHR 1102 4 Undergraduate Level
Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights EHR 1104 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Introduction to Human Rights Law EHR 1201 4 Undergraduate Level
Evolution of Human Rights EHR 1202 4 Undergraduate Level
Critical Thinking EHR 1203 4 Undergraduate Level
History of Ethics EHR 1204 4 Undergraduate Level
Introduction to International and Human Rights Regimes EHR 1205 4 Undergraduate Level
Year 2
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Gender, Ethics and Human Rights EHR 2204 4 Undergraduate Level
Minority Rights EHR 2205 4 Undergraduate Level
Poverty, Ethics and Human Rights EHR 2206 4 Undergraduate Level
Disability and Human Rights EHR 2207 4 Undergraduate Level
Research Methods EHR 2201 4 Undergraduate Level
African Traditional Justice Systems and Human Rights EHR 2202 4 Undergraduate Level
Development Ethics EHR 2203 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Theories of Ethics EHR 2101 4 Undergraduate Level
Theories of Human Rights EHR 2102 4 Undergraduate Level
Professional Ethics EHR 2103 4 Undergraduate Level
African Indigenous Ethical Systems EHR 2104 4 Undergraduate Level
Implementing Human Rights EHR 2106 4 Undergraduate Level
Ethics, Human Rights and Governance EHR 2105 4 Undergraduate Level
Human Rights and Environmental Management EHR 2107 4 Undergraduate Level
Year 3
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
International Ethics EHR 3206 4 Undergraduate Level
Children’s Rights EHR 3207 4 Undergraduate Level
Human Rights in Africa EHR 3201 4 Undergraduate Level
The Human Person, Ethics and Human Rights EHR 3202 4 Undergraduate Level
Implementing Ethics and Integrity EHR 3203 4 Undergraduate Level
Technology and Human Rights EHR 3204 4 Undergraduate Level
Ethics and Integrity in Public Administration EHR 3205 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Ethics and Human Rights in Uganda EHR 3102 4 Undergraduate Level
Research Project EHR 3101 4 Undergraduate Level
Social Ethics EHR 3103 4 Undergraduate Level
Management of Ethical and Human Rights’ Dilemmas EHR 3104 4 Undergraduate Level
Contemporary Ethical and Human Rights Issues EHR 3106 4 Undergraduate Level
Ethical Development of Persons and Organizations EHR 3107 4 Undergraduate Level
Ethics, Property Rights and Development EHR 3105 4 Undergraduate Level