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Syllabus for

Academic year
ITS016 - Ethical and social issues in genetics and biotechnology
 
Owner: TIEKA
5,0 Credits (ECTS 7,5)
Grading: TH - Five, Four, Three, Not passed
Level: A
Department: 45 - TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT AND ECONOMICS


Teaching language: Swedish

Course module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 No Sp
0105 Project 5,0 c Grading: TH   5,0 c    

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TITEA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING - Interactive simulations, Year 4 (elective)
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TITEA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING - Interaction design, Year 4 (elective)
TITEA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING - Embedded systems, Year 4 (elective)
TITEA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING - Data communication, Year 4 (elective)
TITEA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING - Software development and management, Year 4 (elective)

Examiner:

Docent  Ann-Sofie Axelsson


Replaces

ITS015   Ethical and social issues in genetics and biotechnology

MTS course


Eligibility:

For single subject courses within Chalmers programmes the same eligibility requirements apply, as to the programme(s) that the course is part of.

Aim

The aim of the course is to reach a better understanding of the ethical and social issues related to the advances in genetics and biotechnology.

Goal

The aim of the course is to analyze the social and ethical dimensions of genetics and biotechnology, and to put the ethical issues in a large social context.

Content

Se course homepage for current information.

Organisation

Lectures and seminars.

Literature

A project, essays and take home exam. Grades: F, 3, 4, 5.

Examination


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