Module 1: Creating Biological Machines: The BioBot

Upon completion of this module:

  • Center members will understand responsible research conduct, ethical concerns, and conduct themselves in an ethically responsible way.
  • Center members will be able to anticipate and evaluate potential ethical implications of engineering new life forms and conduct themselves in ethically responsible ways.
  • The public will be aware of and understand the ethical implications of the EBICS discipline.

To complete this module, you should:

  1. Watch the short video below.
  2. Review the readings and media clips.
  3. Read the vignettes and respond to the questions.