CIS 381: Social&Ethcl Aspect Comp
Pre-Requisite: Sophomore Standing
General Education requirement: Natural Science Tech/Ethics
Introduction to the social, legal, and ethical issues of computing. Topics include how computer use affects social and work relationships and the uses of computers in society. These will be reviewed in the context of risks, privacy and intrusion, computer crime, intellectual property, and professional decision-making. Students analyze scenarios that allow them to view ethical decision-making as a crucial part of understanding the world of computing.