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Activity 3: Making Big Decisions:

A Framework for Teaching Social & Ethical Issues in Science

(courtesy of Stanford Human Genome Education Program)


VIEW: Promise & Perils of Biotechnology: Genetic Testing



Identify the social or ethical problem(s) confronted by the characters in the story
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Assess the factual information available
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What additional information (science and other) is needed to solve this problem?
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Identify the "stakeholders" in the decision
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Consider the values associated with the decision
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Identify the options available to the decision makers
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Determine the criteria for evaluating the options
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Evaluate the options using the criteria
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Select the best option and consider its consequences
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Justify and defend the chosen option
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Consider the process of decision making and apply to new cases


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