The course objectives are:
*To learn to reflect upon the ethical and social aspects of one's profession (field of engineering and technology R & D).
* To learn about the ethical theories and some fundamental concepts that help such reflections.
* To learn to reflect upon and justify one's own ethical beliefs (in relation to technology R & D and engineering).
* Ability to identify and reflect upon ethical and social aspects of engineering and technology R & D.
* Capacity to justify their own ethical positions.
* Knowledge of ethical theories