Assess utilitarianism. (25 marks)
This question is asking you to argue either for or against utilitarianism (the view that actions are morally correct if they maximise pleasure and minimise pain).
- How convincing is utilitarianism as an account of what makes an action morally right? (25 marks)
- “The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation.” Discuss. (25 marks)