Canadian Professional Engineering And Geoscience: Practice And Ethics by Gordon C AndrewsCanadian Professional Engineering And Geoscience: Practice And Ethics by Gordon C Andrews

Canadian Professional Engineering And Geoscience: Practice And Ethics

byGordon C Andrews

Paperback | December 11, 2008

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This comprehensive textbook introduces engineers and geoscientists to the structure, practice, and ethics of their professions and encourages them to apply ethical concepts in their professional lives. It is a comprehensive reference for engineers and geoscientists in any branch of these professions, in any province or territory of Canada. The book is intended for practicing professionals, recent graduates, and senior undergraduates and is an excellent study guide for the practice and ethics part of the Professional Practice Examination (PPE) required for licensing in every province and territory.
Dr. Gordon C. Andrews was a Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Waterloo. In his early years, he served as a construction engineering officer in the Canadian Air Force, and was a stress analyst for the Boeing Airplane Company on the 747 design team. During a 35-year university career, Dr. Andrews taught co...
Title:Canadian Professional Engineering And Geoscience: Practice And EthicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:9 × 6 × 0.63 inPublished:December 11, 2008Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176441344

ISBN - 13:9780176441340


Table of Contents

Part One - Professional Licensing and Regulation Chapter 1: Introduction to the Professions Chapter 2: Regulation of Engineering and Geoscience Chapter 3: Continuing Professional Development Chapter 4: Disciplinary Powers and Procedures Chapter 5: Technical Societies Part Two - Professional Practice Chapter 6: Basic Concepts of Professional Practice Chapter 7: Private Practice, Consulting, and Business Chapter 8: Hazards, Liability, Standards, and Safety Chapter 9: Computers, Software, and Intellectual Property Chapter 10: Fairness and Equity in the Professional Workplace Part Three - Professional Ethics Chapter 11: Principles of Ethics and Justice Chapter 12: Ethics in Professional Employment Chapter 13: Ethics in Management Chapter 14: Ethics in Private Practice and Consulting Part Four - Environmental Practice and Ethics Chapter 15: Environmental Ethics Chapter 16: Environmental Threats and Disasters Chapter 17: Environmental Sustainability Part Five - Exam Preparation Chapter 18: Writing the Professional Practice Exam