Ethics, Engineering, and Society
General Catalog Course Title:
Ethics, Engineering, and Society
Terms Offered:
Spring 2014
Fall 2013
Spring 2013
Spring 2012

How should engineers analyze and resolve the ethical issues inherent in engineering? This seminar-style course provides an introduction to how theories, concepts, and methods from the humanities and social science can be applied to ethical problems in engineering. Assignments incorporate group and independent research designed to provide students an opportunity to contribute novel findings to the emerging field of engineering ethics while building their analytical and communication skills. This course cannot be used to fulfill any engineering technical requirements (units or courses).

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