The specific objectives are: • To help the student to see the need for developing a holistic perspective of life • To sensitise the student about the scope of life – individual, family (inter-personal relationship), society and nature/existence • Strengthening self-reflection • To develop more confidence and commitment to understand, learn and act accordingly
UHV-II: A Foundation Course in Universal Human Values and Ethics
Objective This introductory course input is intended:
1. To help the students appreciate the essential complementarily between 'VALUES' and 'SKILLS' to ensure sustained happiness and prosperity which are the core aspirations of all human beings.
2. To facilitate the development of a Holistic perspective among students towards life and profession as well as towards happiness and prosperity based on a correct understanding of the Human reality and the rest of existence. Such a holistic perspective forms the basis of Universal Human Values and movement towards value-based living in a natural way.
3. To highlight plausible implications of such a Holistic understanding in terms of ethical human conduct, trustful and mutually fulfilling human behavior and mutually enriching interaction with Nature.