Ethical and Legal Issues, and Risk Management
In recent times, information technology has introduced new ethical problems and legal challenges such as cybercrime, privacy and copyright, as well as issues of accountability for the effects of the information technology. Additionally, information technology has introduced new risks that need to be identified, evaluated and managed. Business managers regularly confront these issues at times such as when balancing their need for data analysis with the privacy needs of their customers.
This course introduces students to the ethical and legal issues brought on by information technology such as cybercrime, privacy and intellectual property. Further topics include ethical theories and basic concepts, as well as the professional code of conduct.
|Faculty||Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment|
|School||School of Electrical Engineering and Computing|
Not currently offered
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
|Contact Hours||Not currently offered|
|Timetable||2017 Course Timetables for COMP6004|