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2Second Semester
AAnnual course
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Innovative teaching
The credits shown next to this symbol indicate the part of the course CFUs provided with Innovative teaching.
These CFUs include:
  • Subject taught jointly with companies or organizations
  • Blended Learning & Flipped Classroom
  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)
  • Soft Skills
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Academic Year 2018/2019
School School of Industrial and Information Engineering
Name (Master of Science degree)(ord. 270) - MI (471) Biomedical Engineering
Track BBB - Biomeccanica e biomateriali - Biomechanics and biomaterials
Programme Year 2

Course Details
ID Code 052581
Course Title ETHICS FOR TECHNOLOGY
Course Type Mono-Disciplinary Course
Credits (CFU / ECTS) 5.0
Semester Second Semester
Course Description The course addresses the ethical issues that emerge in the practice of technoscience by showing how they arise and the way they permeate all steps of technological development. It is organized in a series of lectures and work sessions concluded with an essay. Topics include, for instance, the notion of responsibility, a review of normative ethics, ethical questions in the design and management of technology, the ethical aspects of technical risks, the distribution of responsibility in engineering, design, and architecture, the relationship among sustainability, ethics and technology. After having completed the course students should: a) better recognize and analyze ethical and social issues inherent in technology; b) have insight into how these ethical and social aspects are related to legal, political, and organizational backgrounds; c) be able to explore and assess possibilities for solving or diminishing existing and emerging ethical and social problems that hamper the work of professionals and managers engaged in technological innovation; d) be better prepared to their future professional life in an ethically and socially responsible way.
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Educational activities SSD Code SSD Description CFU
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M-FIL/02
LOGIC AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE
5.0
Innovative teaching The course includes  5.0  credits in Innovative Teaching as follows:
  • Soft Skills

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Area Servizi ICT
15/11/2019