GY 113 – Bachelor of Arts with Human Rights

Area:
Galway City
Price: -
Duration: 4 years
Type:
CAO and Third Level

Course description

CAO CODE: GY113 The BA with Human Rights explores issues relating to human rights in the contemporary world. It examines the philosophical basis, history and origin of human rights. The concept of human rights is closely allied with ethics and morality. While there is widespread acceptance of the importance of human rights, there is confusion as to their precise nature and role. The course will examine the large range of issues that have been brought into human rights doctrine and discourse. Students will be introduced to the basic principles of non-discrimination, equality and human dignity