Monitoring Checklist

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Method Overview

Monitoring Checklist is a product auditing method that helps product owners to evaluate and monitor the ethical impact of their shipped product on their users.

Framework of ethics used:

Method Intentions:

Getting Started

You will need:

Materials: Post-it notes, pens, product description

Participants: 2 – 5 participants

Steps (Citation)

  1. Determine the product to be monitored
  2. Determine the essential qualities of an ethical product in the context of the product being reviewed.
  3. Gather the team and review the product by following the questions from the checklist.

Further Reading

Monitoring Checklist


Design Ethically. (n.d.). Monitoring Checklist. Design Ethically. Retrieved March 25, 2022, from

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