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Beginner Level
Approx. 31 hours to complete
English

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Eindhoven University of Technology

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

19 minutes to complete

Introduction

19 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 9 min), 1 reading
1 reading
Introduction10m
4 hours to complete

The responsibility of engineers

4 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 19 min), 4 readings, 6 quizzes
2 videos
Challenger7m
4 readings
Responsibility10m
Active responsibility and the ideals of engineers10m
Whistle-blowing10m
Precautionary principle10m
6 practice exercises
Responsibility30m
Active responsibility and the ideals of engineers30m
Whistle-blowing30m
Precautionary principle30m
Challenger30m
Module test30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Codes of conduct

4 hours to complete
1 video (Total 6 min), 5 readings, 6 quizzes
5 readings
Codes of conduct10m
Conflict of interest and loyalty10m
The first step astray10m
The Fundamental Canons of the Code of Ethics of the ASCE10m
The Dutch Construction fraud10m
6 practice exercises
Codes of conduct30m
Conflict of interest and loyalty30m
The first step aside30m
Construction fraud30m
Delay in Addressing Fire Code Violations30m
Module test30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Normative ethics

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 36 min), 4 readings, 6 quizzes
5 videos
The ethics of automated driving (part 1)3m
The ethics of automated driving (part 2)4m
The ethics of automated driving (part 3)3m
Indian trials and informed consent18m
4 readings
Ethics and morality10m
Utilitarianism10m
Kantian theory10m
Virtue ethics10m
6 practice exercises
Ethics and morality30m
Utilitarianism30m
Kantian theory30m
Virtue ethics30m
Informed consent30m
Module test30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

The ethical cycle

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 3 min), 3 readings, 4 quizzes
1 video
3 readings
Ethical cycle10m
The basic steps10m
Introduction10m
4 practice exercises
Ethical cycle30m
The basic steps30m
Dieselgate30m
Development of Computer Code30m

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