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PHIL 359 - Ethics, Integrity and Scientific Research (3)


This course is a survey of topics concerning the ethical responsibilities of scientists in a variety of contexts, emphasizing issues arising in the context of designing and engaging in scientific research. Students will investigate the key features of different fundamental ethical theories, and then use this background to engage with topics such as: data acquisition and management, conflict of interests and scientific objectivity, misconduct in research and publication, the use of human and other animal subjects in research, the social responsibility of scientists. Recommended Preparation: PHIL 150  and PHIL 152 .

Grading: Graded/Pass Fail/Audit
Course ID: 102724
Consent: No Special Consent Required
Components: Lecture
Attributes: Arts and Humanities (GEP)



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