The Busch School of Business

Catholic Social Teaching for Professionals

This free online course is divided into eight modules and can be completed at your own pace. No activities require live interaction with others.

Each module has, on average, 20 minutes of video-narrated slides, between 30-40 pages of reading, brought together by thought-provoking prompts and personal questions related to the content.

An estimated 2-3 hours/week is required to complete the course work.

Module 1 What is Catholic Social Doctrine?
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Learning Resources
Unit 3 Initiate Action
Module 2 Family as the Basic Unit of Society
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Learning Resources
Unit 3 Initiate Action
Module 3 Dignity of Work
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Learning Resources
Unit 3 Initiate Action
Module 4 Businesses as Communities
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Learning Resources
Unit 3 Initiate Action
Module 5 Private Property and Free Markets
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Learning Resources
Unit 3 Initiate Action
Module 6 Poverty
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Learning Resources
Unit 3 Initiate Action
Module 7 Globalization and Development
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Learning Resources
Unit 3 Initiate Action
Module 8 Creating a Civilization of Love
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Learning Resources
Unit 3 Initiate Action