Ethics in Professional Practice - 2 PDH
This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:
Determine ethical behavior using several philosophical models;
Evaluate a practical situation in terms of a professional code of ethics;
Be able to identify situations that represent conflicts of interest and formulate a proper response;
Apply the standards of professional ethics in technical communication;
Recognize environmental impacts of engineering work; and
Consider principles of sustainable development in the performance of professional duties
This course is intended primarily for engineers seeking to learn ethical principles and how to apply them to their professional practice.
This course includes a true/false and multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to highlight the general concepts of the course material.
This course is based on American Society of Mechanical Engineers Professional Practice Curriculum, Volume 8, Section: Engineering Ethics.