This course offers extensive and topical coverage of the legal, ethical, and societal implications of information technology. Students will learn about issues such as file sharing, infringement of intellectual property, security risks, Internet crime, identity theft, employee surveillance, privacy, compliance, social networking, and ethics of IT corporations. Students will gain an excellent foundation in ethical decision making for current and future business managers and IT professionals.
Textbook:George Reynolds, Ethics in Information Technology, Third Edition. Course Technology/Cengage Learning, 2010, ISBN-13 9780538746229