Mechanical Design – Engineering Treaty/Ethics Assessment



This material supports the assignments paper Mechanical Design – Engineering Treaty/Ethical Assessment. Essay questions require students to read the Waikato pipeline case study, understand the Maori and English version of Te Tiriti, to discuss ethical issues, name stakeholders, and present a management plan that involves applying understanding of Treaty and ethical principles. Supporting material includes a marking schedule, tables which compare western and Maori ideas on professional ethics and the engineering professional body code of ethics.

Table of contents

Essay questions 1-7, Overview of Waikato Pipeline issue in relation to Te Tiriti, Marking schedule, IPENZ Code of Ethics, CPEng Code of Ethical Conduct, Comparing Western and Maori Ideas about Professional Ethics

Primary author: Te Tari Matauranga Maori

Secondary author: Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT)

Publisher: Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT)

Publication format: Education activity, Education hand-out, Essay, Website resource

Publication date: 2002

Publication place: Tamaki Makaurau,

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Misc. notes: Comparing Western and Maori Ideas about Professional Ethics is also entered as a separate search title.

Content type: Implementation, Models, Responses, Treaty itself

Sector: Education – tertiary, Education – Treaty, Planning

General related topics: Equity/justice/fairness, Human rights

Historical period: 20th

Historical event: Waikato Pipeline

Resources: Waterways