Professionalism and Ethics
National Science Foundation
Foundations of the Future
Vermont State Colleges and Technical Centers
Module ProfEthics: Professionalism and Ethics. (2 cr)
This module looks the role of professional organizations, a typical Code of Conduct, and fundamental principles of ethics and then applies them to case studies.
The learner is expected to have the following preparation:
This module should be done during the last third of a degree program
Partnership courses satisfying this module: CCV Bus 2250, VTC Bus 2250
This course should be taken during the last third of a degree program.
The module maps is intended for persons who have not had a course in which the main focus was ethics (such as business ethics or a Philosophy ethics course)
To demonstrate knowledge and competence in the module, the learner will:
pass a multiple choice test covering the notions, rules, exceptions, and typical uses of the new material at a 85% level
Written essays in response to simulated cases concerning ethical and professional issues
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