EE2066 - Engineers in Society

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Electrical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2023/24, Semester B 2023/24

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course aims to provide students with knowledge in the obligations, roles and professional conduct of an engineer in a modern society. It stimulates students to have a basic awareness of the legal, environmental and socio-economic factors (economic, ethics, etc.) which have a significant impact on engineering design. Eminent professionals are invited to deliver some of the lectures, aiming to provide students with an element of social analysis adequate to the society in which they will work in.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 70%
Examination: 30%
To pass the course, students are required to achieve at least 30% in the coursework and 30% in the examination.
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Electrical Engineering