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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CIE 412 - Engineering Decisions

Application of various analysis methods to engineering design decisions.  Evaluation of economic, financial, legal, and ethical factors affecting engineering design.  Introduction to ethics theory, general concepts, and principles pertaining to engineering ethics and handling ethical situations in practice. Topics include: engineering ethics with case studies, engineering economy, consideration of risk and uncertainty, and evaluation of ambiguous and intangible factors in engineering design.  This is a writing intensive course.

General Education Requirements: Ethics and Writing Intensive

Prerequisites: Senior standing

Corequisites: CIE 413

Course Typically Offered: Fall

Credits: 3