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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Torah Accreditation Liaison (TAL) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Ethics of Communication I: Theory and Practice (Ethics 101)

Formerly Ethics of Communication: Theory and Practice (Ethics 101)

Varies; offered as a proficiency examination or self-study format.

Torah Accreditation Liaison (TAL) authorized proctor sites.
January 2008 - Present.
Instructional delivery format: 
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Proficiency exam: Students are required to display a broad knowledge of ethics of communication and interpersonal relationships on both a theoretical and practical level. Self-Study Format: Students are expected to master recommended readings and study guide materials. 


The examination is intended to measure a body of knowledge that candidates have acquired through prior learning experiences. Students are expected to discuss the ethical aspects of slander, rebuke, constructive criticism, confidentiality and revenge. The exam focuses on the conceptual underpinnings and conclusions dictating the ethics of interpersonal relationships.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 6 semester hours in Ethics or Humanities (2/08) (3/17 revalidation) (3/22 revalidation).  NOTE: Students cannot receive credit for both Ethics 101 and Ethics 102.