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Undergraduate Degrees, Majors and Concentrations

INFS4170 - Glob, Econ, Soc, Eth Iss Comp
Fall 2009

This course provides the student with the tools necessary to make good ethical decisions in their role as a technology professional in a global context. The course will cover general issues related to various economic, ethical, and social frameworks and move to topics specifically related to computers. Emphasis is placed on the study of ethical questions that arise as a consequence of the development and deployment of computers and computing technologies. Moral and social ethical and economic issues will be identified and brought into focus, giving the student a means to understand them and make wise decisions. Case studies will be used to facilitate discussions in areas such as; economics of information systems, computer crime and hacking, computer software ownership, database privacy, risks of computing, professional liability, internet freedom in computing, and international laws and punishment. The Global impact of Information Technology on individuals and society will be highlighted. The student will be required to participate in class discussions and present a paper on some area of these issues surrounding computing and society.
Prerequisite: 90 credits
3 Credits

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INFS4170-A Glob, Econ, Soc, Eth Iss Comp
5 Seats     Credits: 3 Days: ONLINE
       Location: Internet/Online Room:
    Time: - Instructor: Burcik
    Session: 1 (01/13 - 05/03/14) Term: Spring 2014
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      Prerequisite: 90 credits
      Course is taught Fully Online.  
      Additional fees apply. See Details for more information.
 
INFS4170-B Glob, Econ, Soc, Eth Iss Comp
17 Seats     Credits: 3 Days: R
       Location: Moon Room: Hale Center 102
    Time: 06:00-08:50 pm Instructor: Skovira
    Session: 1 (01/13 - 05/03/14) Term: Spring 2014
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      Prerequisite: 90 credits
 
INFS4170-A Glob, Econ, Soc, Eth Iss Comp
13 Seats     Credits: 3 Days: ONLINE
       Location: Internet/Online Room:
    Time: - Instructor: Kohun
    Session: 8 (06/30 - 08/21/14) Term: Summer 2014
            More Info!
      Prerequisite: 90 credits
      Course is taught Fully Online.  
      Additional fees apply. See Details for more information.
 
INFS4170-A Glob, Econ, Soc, Eth Iss Comp
15 Seats     Credits: 3 Days: ONLINE
       Location: Internet/Online Room:
    Time: - Instructor: ** Staff **
    Session: 2 (08/23 - 10/17/14) Term: Fall 2014
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      Prerequisite: 90 credits
      Course is taught Fully Online.  
      Additional fees apply. See Details for more information.
 
INFS4170-B Glob, Econ, Soc, Eth Iss Comp
20 Seats     Credits: 3 Days: T
       Location: Moon Room:
    Time: 06:00-10:00 pm Instructor: Skovira
    Session: 5 (10/20 - 12/13/14) Term: Fall 2014
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      Prerequisite: 90 credits
 

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