Teaching Engineering Ethics to First-Year College Students

TitleTeaching Engineering Ethics to First-Year College Students
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsLau, AS
JournalScience and Engineering Ethics
Volume10
Pagination359-368
Publication Languageeng
AbstractDescribes an engineering ethics course at Penn State for first-year engineering students. In the one-credit seminar entitled "How Good Engineers Solve Tough Problems," students meet every week to to understand ethical frameworks, develop ethical problem-solving skills, and to better understand the professional responsibilities of engineers. The article describes the main goals and structure of the course.
NotesCover Date: April 2004.Source Info: 10(2), 359-368. Language: English. Journal Announcement: 39-1. Subject: ENGINEERING ETHICS; ETHICS; TEACHING; UNIVERSITY. Update Code: 20090226.
DOI10.1007/s11948-004-0032-6
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