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MSMS 241 - Philosophical and Ethical Issues in Science


0.5 Credits, S/U grade

The objective of this course is to provide an understanding of the underlying philosophy in scientific endeavors and the ethical issues that face scientists. The course will involve detailed discussions about scientific collaborations, ethical issues of human clinical trials, experimentation and data collection, mentoring and current ethical issues. Sessions will include lectures and discussions by faculty and students.

Resources for Learning:
Scientific Integrity, Francis L. Macrina, 4th edition

Offered: Summer semester, annually