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  • LAI 648LEC Research Ethics

    This course is a comprehensive introduction to the ethics of scientific research and broader moral responsibilities of science to the public. The requirements for the course include the satisfactory completion of online tutorials in human subjects research and the responsible conduct of research. This course will satisfy all Federal requirements for education and exposure of graduate and post-doctoral students. A number of case studies across a range of practical ethical issues will be analyzed and evaluated. Our aims will be to form reasoned responses along established guidelines to the ethical dilemmas typically met during scientific research. Topics to be covered include: theories of ethics, ethical conduct, research involving human subjects, research involving animals, scientific integrity, collaboration and trust, preventing fraud and plagiarism, professional standards for scientific publication, intellectual property, and competing interests. Human subject research is a central topic

    Credits: 3
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Varies
  • LAI 648SEM Equity, Diversity, & Epistemological Issues in Technology

    This course will explore issues brought to society's attention since the introduction of the phrase ¿Digital Divide¿ to education. Assumptions of technology as "culture free" will be challenged while providing a theoretical framework for interpreting recent innovations. Research-tested and practice-based responses to dilemmas like access, usage, and knowledge domains inserted by technology implementation will be explored in an attempt to promote a more equitable society.

    Credits: 3
    Grading: Graded (GRD)
    Typically Offered: Varies
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Published: Aug 15, 2022 10:44:52