COIS6060-A Ethical/Legal Dimensions Tech    (Summer 2014)

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 7 (06/09/2014 - 08/02/2014)

Days: T

Time: 06:00 - 10:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 102

Seats Available: 23 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course examines the ethical and legal implications of advances in technology. Various technological inventions and innovations are examined for their impact on society and their ethical and legal ramifications. Drawing on traditional philosophical and anthropological and anthropological frameworks for examining ethical issues, students consider also the ethical impact of technology on the analysis and design of information systems, decision-making, corporate policies, budgets, government regulations, and laws. Also considered are first amendment issues, newly emerging areas of controversy involving the use of technology, and the interrelationships of ethics, law, and technology.

About The Instructor

Robert J. Skovira, Ph.D.

University Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems


skovira@rmu.edu
412-397-6454 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 323
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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.