Markkula Center for Applied Ethics - Better Choices

Technology/Internet Ethics Teaching Modules

Teaching resources are a major thrust of our efforts in technology and internet ethics, with a special focus on creating material for college students.

In addition to a wealth of articles and case studies, we offer:

An Introduction to Data Ethics

Designed to be incorporated in data science courses, this module includes a reading, homework assignments, and case studies to spark a conversation about ethical issues that students will face in their role as data practitioners.

An Introduction to Cybersecurity Ethics

This ethics module for cybersecurity-related courses includes a reading, homework assignments, and case studies, all designed to spark a conversation about ethical issues that students will face in their role as cybersecurity professionals. 

An Introduction to Software Engineering Ethics

Designed for use in software engineering courses, this module includes a reading, homework assignments, case studies, and classroom exercises that will prompt conversation about ethical issues that students will face in their role as software engineers.

Your Privacy Online

Should you care about privacy? This group of resources addresses that question, including an exploration of what privacy has to do with ethics, threats to privacy, and steps you can take to protect your privacy.