BI 326 Ethics in Science
S1T 2013 DL
Associate Professor Biology
B.S Univ. of Central ArkansasPh.D. Univ. of Mississippi
7:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday through Fridays
Jan 14-March 10, 2013
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Assignment: Paper describing all sides of an ethical issues, position taken by student, and description of ethical theories applied.
Assignment Issues1. Knowledge of main ethical theories2. Be able to do electronic and manual literature searches3. Produce an evaluative, critical, cohesive work that is philosophically sound4. Applies MLA style and satisfies other required mechanics such as length, internal documentation, correct usage of grammar
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: This course will involve a significant amount of reading and writing. Each week will require a short paper and homework with a longer paper due in the last week. A final exam is also built into the course for the 8th week.
Grading: Letter Grade
Late Submission of Course Materials: Because this course involves so much writing on your part and grading on the part of the instructor, late work will not be accepted except as a result of extreme circumstances.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Proctor Form Due
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Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. from Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 95
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 98
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Last Updated:12/26/2012 6:07:13 PM