The course is meant to provide students with knowledge on social aspects of society. Since engineers solve problems faced by the society, it is important for them to understand the characteristics and behaviour of the community.
By the end of the course students should be able to:
- Understand cultural, conflict and control, dynamics of social change and the impact of the technology on the environment
- Understand rural and urban sociology in developing countries
- Understand of the relation of technology’s impacts on society, the ethical background underpinning the decision making and its usage in technology
|TEC2211 Technology, Ethics & Human Rights