Schedule of Classes Course Description

Lehman College
Course Prefix: PHI                                     Course Number: 221                                    
Course Title: Ethical Issues in Computing and Technology
Subject: Philosophy
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Introduction to ethical systems and ethical decision making with reference to issues arising in computing and the use of technology. Topics chosen from among the following: privacy, consumer information, free speech, wiretapping, encryption, policies, open access to technology, computer crime, software protection, and hacking.

Prerequisite: Either one 100-level PHI course or instructor's permission. 30 college credits.
Start Date:    08/31/2003                         End Date: