How to Make Moral Choices

discusses moral choices, how to analyze them, and how to make them. (1 credit hour)

Learning Objectives

After completing the course, participants will be able to:

  • Define moral choice (as distinct from ethical reasoning)
  • Describe and use seven heuristics that enhance moral choice: a) identify action outcomes; b) rule out cheating; c) avoid self-deception; d) recognize other’s moral status; e) reach beyond rational justifications; f) match solutions to problems; g) execute the best solution; and h) take actions to improve the choice once made

Please Review the Following Article:

How to Make Moral Choices


David W. Chambers, How to Make Moral Choices, Journal of the American College of Dentists, 2011, 78(4), 56-62.