2023-2024 CATALOG

The Academic Catalog is the official listing of courses, programs of study, academic policies and degree requirements for Loyola University Chicago. It is published every year in advance of the next academic year.

Ethical Knowledge and Inquiry

Area Goal: This Core Area of Inquiry will invite students to explore topics in Ethics such as the nature of human flourishing, moral responsibility, and justice through critical reflection on a range of ethical frameworks and methodologies.

Area Objectives: Developing a student's ethical awareness and reflection is central to the Core Curriculum. By completing the Core Ethics course, students will explore the differences and similarities between ethical frameworks, the complexities of ethical frameworks and their applications, and historical or contemporary issues that can be interpreted through the lens of ethical frameworks.