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Description¶ this course will explore a variety of ethical and legal issues facing those who use or program computers issues can be divided broadly into professional ethics, dealing with the ethical responsibilities of the programmer, and social issues, dealing with concerns we all have as citizens.
Computing curricula: social, ethical, and professional issues gordana dodig-crnkovic department of computer science, mälardalen university västerås, sweden, [email protected] Skills needed to identify and analyze various ethical concerns standard ethical concepts and theories, methods of ethical analysis strong emphasis on practical application of the ethical process course overview social and ethical issues in computer science studies ethical decision making in the complex world of information technology. Brainlike computer chips the many ethical implications of emerging technologies sa forum is an invited essay from experts on topical issues in. Computer ethics is a part of practical this article identified and analyzed technical and non-technical biases in research on social issues present in computing. Cse 2501: social, ethical, and professional issues in computing course description social, ethical, and professional issues facing computing professionals ethical principles discussion of case. Ethical issues for safety and security • social networking • acceptable use policies • netiquette • cyber bullying • student data • internet privacy 3 social networking • “social networking” = myspace, facebook, etc • concerns for parents and educators: narcissism, gossip, wasted time, “friending”, hurt feelings, ruined reputations, and. This chapter considers the ethics that a computer professional might social, legal, and ethical issues in computing: professional ethics and responsibilities.
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