Living an Examined Life

Article Presentation 2

Description of the Course’s Second Oral Presentation.

For the course’s second oral presentation, you will select and present an article on robot ethics.


Refer to the article list and presentation schedule for the article and day you will be responsible for presenting. The presentation should be a short formal presentation with visual aids. Unlike the first presentation, it should not simply be a summary of the article, but rather the main focus is in making connections between the article and some of the readings we have done in “The Fundamentals of Ethics”. The presentation should also:

Class Discussion

After delivering your oral presentation you will be the class’s foremost expert on the topic of your selected article. As such, I would like your assistance in leading the class discussion after your presentation. To that end, I would like you to prepare a list of at least 4 questions related to your selected article.


Your oral presentation will be evaluated according to the the Roanoke College Oral Communications Rubric. Your presentation grade will be calcualted using the following point distributions:


Please submit your presentation slides and class discussion questions on the course Inquire page before the class on the day of your presentation.