Fundamental and current ethical issues in public administration will be examined. Through a variety of approaches, students will explore principles of ethics and theories of justice applicable to the public administration profession.
Many Christians can and should serve in leadership positions in the public sector. This course will give them the theological underpinning and the practical skills to live and work with integrity as they make decisions and relate to people in public administration.
There may be few places where Christians can have a profound impact than in the marketplace and public sector. This course prepares students to lead in the public sector with Christian character and integrity, so that they may be missional in all kinds of settings.
The ethics in public life and administration will flow from the ethics revealed in Scripture.
Any missional believer in a leadership position must concern him/herself with both personal and corporate ethics.
The course will encourage the student to examine the variety of contexts where Biblical ethics may be publicly displayed.
Biblical ethics are trans-cultural, but must take into account cultural expressions and concerns.
Nothing could be more practical in a missional context than the personal ethics of the student and especially in a public setting.
The student will be challenged to examine and evaluate his/her personal ethics in light of Scriptur