HD 4450

HD 4450

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

The course will examine ethical challenges in the behavioral and brain sciences.  Topics include, among others, selection of subjects, data analysis, data reporting, informed consent, debriefing, academic dishonesty, confidentiality, conflict of interest, deception, reviewing and editing, grading, relationships with colleagues and students, cultural differences, grant expenditures.  Course requirements are three brief-essay quizzes, 5-page reflection paper, group and individual presentations.  The reflection paper must relate to the undergraduate's own experiences with ethical challenges.

When Offered Fall.

Distribution Category (KCM-HE)

  • Compare and contrast alternative approaches to, application of ethical principles in behavioral and brain sciences.
  • Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of how scholars have approached ethical challenges.
  • Outcome 3 Evaluate claims regarding ethical solutions to problems of ethics in teaching, research, and service.
  • Apply what one has learned about ethics to one's work.
  • Critique with others research in the field of ethics.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HD 6450

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16942 HD 4450   SEM 101