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Title Introduction to Software Engineering Ethics (OSE3)
Version Info Version 1 , submitted by jwg9538 on 7/8/2003 at 12:00 AM
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Module Identifier jwg9538.2003.1
Abstract This module is designed to introduce students to software engineering ethical issues
Size Lecture: 30 min
Exercise: 45 min
Comments This module is designed for use with first year students in computing (computer engineering, computer science, information systems, information technology, software engineering); but, it could be used any place within a four year curriculum.

SEEK Categories

  1. Professionalism (PRF.pr)


  1. Thomas Hilburn


  1. Students should have completed (or almost completed) a first course in programming.
  2. They should have had an introduction to software engineering, similar to the content of module OSE1.
  3. They should have some knowledge about software engineering professional issues, similar to the content of module OSE2.

Learning Objectives

  1. Knowledge - Describe the purpose and structure of the "Software Engineering Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct"
  2. Application - Apply knowledge about software engineering ethics and professional conduct to make judgments about case studies involving ethical and professional issues.


  1. The need for professional standards of conduct
  2. Software Engineering Codes of ethics and professional conduct


  1. OSE3 lecture notes (Powerpoint) (PDF) 0.00/5 [Rate Material]

  2. OSE3 Case Study Exercise (Word) (PDF) 0.00/5 [Rate Material]

  3. OSE3 Case Studies (Word) (PDF) 0.00/5 [Rate Material]

  4. Teaching tips for the OSE3 module (Word) (PDF) 0.00/5 [Rate Material]


See Also...

No alternate modules.

Other Resources

  1. ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Task Force on Software Engineering Ethics and Professional Practices, Software Engineering Code of Ethics and Professional Practice, Version 5.2 (Link)
  2. http://seeri.etsu.edu/default.htm (Link)
  3. http://csciwww.etsu.edu/gotterbarn/SECEPP/ (Link)
  4. http://computingcases.org/ (Link)
  5. http://www.onlineethics.org/ (Link)


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