George Mason University
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George Mason University

CS 105: Computer Ethics and Society

Course Information from University Catalog

Limited to 2 Attempts


Intensive introduction to legal, social, and ethical issues surrounding software development and computer use. Stresses professional conduct, social responsibility, and rigorous standards for software testing and reliability. Examines issues such as liability, ownership of information, and computer crime.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 1

Fulfills Mason Core requirement in  information technology (ethics only).

Credits: 1

Prerequisites:

8 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2017

3 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2018

5 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

Expertise