Task: In a 2000 word essay, examine the potential benefits and risks associated with one of the following:
- the use of ‘gig’ platforms to outsource work
- the organisational use of biometrics
- the robotization/automation on a particular industry or occupation
- normalizing the inclusion of neurodiverse colleagues
Identify ethical dimensions of these practices and consider how risks associated with these might be mitigated. This should be presented in a 2000 word essay.
It is essential that you reference appropriate literature (academic works/journals). The essay must include proper academic referencing.
- Content: Demonstrates an understanding of the impact of new technologies on the organisation and control of work (30%)
- Analysis: Clearly articulates risks and benefits associated with the choice of practice/technology (40%)
- Conclusions: Identifies risk mitigation strategies (30%)