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Social Science 108: Ethics in the Social Sciences

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This engaging Social Science 108 course covers how ethics apply in the social sciences. You can use these text and video lessons to further understand this topic ahead of writing an important paper, to get caught up after missing class or in preparation for an upcoming test.
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10 chapters in Social Science 108: Ethics in the Social Sciences

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Ch 1. Moral Reasoning {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[319023].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Are Values, Morals & Ethics? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Perspectives on Morality: Autonomy, Heteronomy & Theonomy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53074].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53074].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Approaches to the Study of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53052].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53052].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How Morality Differs from Law & Religion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53053].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53053].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Basic Principles of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53054].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53054].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Carol Gilligan's Theory of Moral Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1842].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1842].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Consequentialist & Non-Consequentialist Views of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53068].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53068].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Morality & Self-Serving Bias in Social Science Professions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319029].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319029].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Code of Ethics: Compliance-based and Integrity-based Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13959].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13959].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Importance of Ethics in Counseling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - American Counseling Association (ACA) Code of Ethics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140754].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140754].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - American School Counselor Association Ethical Standards for School Counselors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ethics for Substance Abuse Counselors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48316].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48316].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Ethics for Social Workers: Importance & NASW Code Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Understanding the American Psychological Association Code of Ethics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69443].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69443].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ethical & Legal Responsibilities of Counseling Diverse Populations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453095].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453095].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Multicultural Counseling? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20968].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20968].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Counseling Across Gender Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20970].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20970].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Counseling Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered People Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20971].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20971].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Counseling Aged Populations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20972].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20972].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Understanding Cultural Values & Decision-Making in Counseling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Ethical Interactions & Decision-Making Across Diverse Populations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Education and Competencies of a Professional Counselor Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13725].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13725].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Characteristics of People Seeking Counseling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Psychology and the Law: Institutionalization and Therapist's Duty-to-Warn Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13050].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13050].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Case Study: Tarasoff v. Regents of the University of California Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138918].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138918].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Autonomy? - Definition & Ethics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Building Autonomy & Self-Determination in Helping Professions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Caring for Vulnerable Populations in Counseling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Counseling Limitations & Duty to Refer Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140752].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140752].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Dual Relationships in Counseling: Definition, Ethics & Guidelines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[453107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Professional Boundaries in Social Work Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Issues and Ethics in Group Counseling Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21632].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21632].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is Social Science Research? - Definition, Methods & Topics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Risks of Research: Physical Harm, Psychological Abuse & Legal Jeopardy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11242].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11242].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ethical Concerns in Sociological Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52185].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52185].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ethics in Psychological Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Ethics in Psychological Experiments: Importance & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Legal and Unethical Behavior in Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11247].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11247].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Negating Deception in Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11245].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11245].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Bias in Statistics: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55395].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55395].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Misleading Uses of Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14572].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14572].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Applying the Scientific Model to the Decision-Making Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9507].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9507].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Importance of Institutional Review Boards in Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11248].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11248].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(7, 10)}}
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Lesson 1 - Protection of Human Subjects in Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[170453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[170453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Belmont Report's Impact & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319041].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319041].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ethical Issues & Mental Health: Right to Treatment, Informed Consent & Confidentiality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Is Informed Consent in Research? - Definition & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11241].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11241].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Informed Consent in Research with Special Populations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11244].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11244].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is a Consent Form? - Examples & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3817].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3817].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Protecting Research Participants: Mandated & Federal Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Ethical Case Studies in Client-Provider Relationships Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319043].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319043].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Case Studies of Human Participants in Ethical Social Science Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319045].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319045].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Data Collection Methods for Human Growth and Development Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7045].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7045].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Using Appropriate Tools for Scientific Tests & Data Collection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37300].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37300].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Data Analysis? - Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62639].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62639].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Maintaining Record Confidentiality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168927].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[168927].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is HIPAA? - Definition, Requirements & Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Telehealth? - Definition & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[430039].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[430039].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Telehealth Services: Challenges & Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[430043].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[430043].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Ethical & Legal Issues in Healthcare Informatics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[370857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[370857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Intellectual Property? - Definition & Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9275].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9275].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Copyright Infringement? - Understanding Copyright Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Write Research & Laboratory Reports: Purpose, Structure & Content Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56262].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56262].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ethical Concerns About the Globalization of Information Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Plagiarism? - Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3341].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3341].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Research Misconduct: Fraud and Plagiarism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11246].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11246].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Intentional Plagiarism: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Unintentional Plagiarism: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Avoid Plagiarism: When to Cite Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Paraphrasing Without Plagiarism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Social Science Case Studies: Intellectual Property, Plagiarism & Copyright Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319051].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[319051].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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