14:332:393 Professionalism/Ethics

Course Catalog Description: 

14:332:393 Professionalism/Ethics (1)
An undergraduate seminar on the topics of Entrepreneurship, Ethics, and Professionalism.

Overall Educational Objective: 

The goal of this course is to acquaint the students with the professional practice of engineering. The students will interact with engineering professionals, attend seminars and meetings so as to be aware of entrepreneurship, ethics, and professionalism. The emphasis is on social, ethical and economic factors that go hand-in-hand with the practice of engineering.

Course Learning Outcomes: 

A student who successfully fulfills the course requirements will have demonstrated:
1. an ability to work in a professional environment

Contribution to the Professional Component: 

(a) College-level Mathematics and Basic Sciences: 0.0 credit hours
(b) Engineering Topics (Science and/or Design): 0.0 credit hours
(c) General Education: 1.0 credit hours
Total credits: 1

Prepared by: 
P. Sannuti and D. Silver
Date: 
May, 2011