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Ethical competence


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In August 2006, Laurea concluded an extensive curriculum reform, which led to the creation of a shared competence-based core curriculum for the whole university. During the reform, a core curriculum model was created, which produces service innovations and competence, safeguards and facilitates the fulfilment ofLaurea’s strategies. All degree programme curricula were revised according to this jointly created model. This chapter describes ethical competence as one of the core competences.
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Tässä artikkelissa kuvaamme moraalintutkimuksen kehitystä tutkimuksen pohjalta 1900-luvun kahtena viimeisenä vuosikymmenenä sekä valotamme oikeudenmukaisuus- ja huolenpitoajattelun suhdetta.
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