â€“ FIRST WORD DOC!
-Choose one of the following movies – Gattaca or The Island or Erin Brokovich or Wall-e or The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008 version)
This written essay should be typed using MS Word, it should not exceed 500 words, and should be double-spaced. The objective of this written assignment is to help you identify the key ethical implications of the technology presented on the chosen film. Your essay should attempt to provide an analysis of the ethical implications to society brought about by the technology presented in the film selected. I am NOT looking for a recount of the movie, but a summary of the key ethical aspects of the technologies in question if it were to be applied to society. You should have at least 2 references other than the movie, the movie will the third reference. References are to be listed on the bottom of the second page. Submit the essay to the dropbox.
Maximum length: Must be between 450 and 500 words (You must learn how to stay in the word count limits. Points may be deducted for going beyond the maximum length.)
Formatting: APA, Title page, no Abstract, Header should be in the header area of the page. The paper must be grammatically correct. (See last page for template.)
References: 3 including the movie reference â€“ are not included in the word count
You will be submitting the paper through Turn-It-In. The Turn-it-In percentage must be 25% or less which can be seen via your â€œoriginalityâ€ report. If you have a percentage between 25% and 35%, you can receive no higher than a 70%. All assignments with a higher than 35% will not be accepted and you will receive an F (0 grade) for the assignment.
SECOND WORD DOC
You must show a word count! You are required to have a minimum of 400 to 500 words!
– MUST HAVE AT LEAST 3 SOURCES!
Part 1 (At least 200 words)
In the Moskop text, a number of controversies were discussed, how do you feel about the many options concerning birth and death and do you believe modern medicine should take such an active role in determining the whether, when and how?
Part 2 (At least 200 words)
Do you believe personalized genomic medicine is ethical and moral?