ENGR/PHIL 482 Ethics and Engineering

TitleENGR/PHIL 482 Ethics and Engineering
Publication TypeSyllabi
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsHarris, CE
Date Published2014
PublisherTexas A&M University
AbstractTaught in Spring 2014 by Dr. Ed Harris and Dr. Debjyoti Banerjee, this graduate-level course focuses on the development of techniques of moral analysis and their application to ethical problems encountered by engineers, such as professional employee rights and whistle blowing; environmental issues; ethical aspects of safety, risk and liability, and public welfare; conflicts of interest; emphasis on developing the capacity for independent ethical analysis of real and hypothetical cases.