10 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: Professional Responsibilities of the Engineer (PRE) is a core module due to its significance on our professional careers. Engineers are expected not only to ┐understand their ethical responsibilities┐ (ABET, 2000) but also to ┐understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context┐ (Kerkert 1999).

Restrictions on availability: Restricted to students registered for programmes of study within the Faculty of Engineering

Staff Contact: Prof. Elena Rodriguez-Falcon
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work
WebCT resources are available for this module

Notes: Part of the Accreditation by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Mechanical Engineering):

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