Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Thirty-six hours of lectures and approximately 11 hours of tutorials |
Total Time Commitment: TBA
Successful completion of at least 37.5 points of study from level 2 subjects in either computer science or information systems.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the Disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit Website:http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
Professor Alistair Moffat
This subject critically examines such issues as intellectual property and related legal aspects of software development, codes of practice and ethical principles in professional computer associations and the social implications of information technology in modern society.
On completion of this subject students should have:
Staged written assignment of approximately 6000 words in total during semester (80%); and participation in tutorials including oral presentation and group activities (20%).
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Students may not gain credit for both 433-343 Professional Issues In Computing and 615-355 Legal and Ethical Frameworks.
This subject is regarded by the Faculty of Science as a non-science subject for students enrolled in the BSc.
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