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PHI 217LEC - Professional Ethics
Lecture
Professional Ethics LON Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   24059   Enrollment Capacity:   88
Section:   LON   Enrollment Total:   16
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   72
Dates:   01/27/2020 - 05/08/2020   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   M W F , 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Room:   Nsc 218 view map
Location:   North Campus      
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There is a big difference between simply having a job and being a professional. With some jobs, when you leave work at the end of the day, you?re done with work until you clock in the next morning. Professions are different. They blur the line between your work life and your personal life. Professionals are afforded additional respect and prestige in society. Perhaps most importantly, professionals are trusted as experts in their respective fields. Being a professional means being in a position of authority. And there are good and bad ways to use one?s professional power and authority. The other courses you take along the way to becoming a professional are designed to give you expertise in mechanical engineering, or procedures of civil law, or the techniques of nursing (and so on). This course is designed to get you thinking about how you should use that expertise. What special responsibilities do you take on, in virtue of becoming a professional?
  Course Description
Introduces ethical issues encountered in such professions as medicine, engineering, public service, the media, business, social work, accounting, law, and manufacturing with an environmental impact, as well as the central concepts of professionalism.
  Instructor(s)
             Long, H D look up    
  On-line Resources
Other Courses Taught By: Long, H D