32563-IT Professional and Society

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This assessment will cover your UTS Online contribution to online discussions that relate to subject content. This is an individual assignment and you are expected to participate in discussions in week4-5. During this period the teaching staff will audit your contributions regularly.

Objectives

This assignment relates to the following of the overall subject objectives:

(a) understand the social impact of information technology and the social responsibility of IT professionals;

(b) critically review the IT profession’s Codes of Ethics and Codes of Conduct, and develop a personal ethical framework;

(c) understand the role of the IT professional and the legal and moral responsibility they have to that profession and society;  

Topics for Discussion

Initially, you will probably contribute to the topics in the general discussion forum (starting with “What is a major responsibility of IT professionals in the Society?”; more topics will be added by the teaching staff). 

What to Say on the discussion site

You might ask intelligent questions or make comments. If your comments are likely to deviate from the discussion flow then it will be best to start a new thread for these. In existing threads, you may ask questions, answer questions, agree, disagree or try to bring the discussion back to the topic. Discussion should relate to the general themes of this subject. You should use coherent arguments bearing in mind the advice given in lectures and on this site for making ethical argumentsYou may refer to lectures, books, journals, websites or personal experiences. Try to back up your contributions with arguments and evidence with relevant references, links, etc.

Objectives 

This assignment relates to the following of the overall subject objectives:

(a) understand the social impact of information technology and the social responsibility of IT professionals;

(b) critically review the IT profession’s Codes of Ethics and Codes of Conduct, and develop a personal ethical framework;

(c) understand the role of the IT professional and the legal and moral responsibility they have to that profession and society; 

Topics for Discussion

Initially, you will probably contribute to the topics in the general discussion forum (starting with “What is a major responsibility of IT professionals in the Society?”; more topics will be added by the teaching staff). 

What to Say on the discussion site

You might ask intelligent questions or make comments. If your comments are likely to deviate from the discussion flow then it will be best to start a new thread for these. In existing threads, you may ask questions, answer questions, agree, disagree or try to bring the discussion back to the topic. Discussion should relate to the general themes of this subject. You should use coherent arguments bearing in mind the advice given in lectures and on this site for making ethical arguments. You may refer to lectures, books, journals, websites or personal experiences. Try to back up your contributions with arguments and evidence with relevant references, links, etc.

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