University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute


Vr 355: Contemporary Moral Problems

General information

Degree programElectrical and Computer Engineering/Mechanical Engineering
Credit hours: 4 credits
Required/Elective course: Elective
Pre-requisites: permission of instructor
Terms offered: Fall.


The course considers common ethical issues arising in daily life from a Western analytic perspective.  Included are discussions of sexual morality, honesty, business practices, and responsibilities to the environment and future generations.