KVCC BUS118 Legal Aspects of Business Information Systems

This course focuses on the legal issues surrounding the use of computer-stored information, software, and the Internet. Topics will include such issues as US and International jurisdiction, computer security, intellectual property, electronic commerce, information privacy, freedom of expression, and cybercrime. Topics included are the review of applicable federal and state legislation as applied to compliance of standards such as those found in HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley, FISMA, SOPA, net neutrality, and FIPS 200 as well as other selected international compliance standards.
Date:
2014
Primary Material Type:
Online Course
Other Material Types:
Assessment Tool, Assignment, Collection, Quiz/Test
Institution:
Kennebec Valley Community College
TAACCCT Round:
3
Subjects:
legal issues, software, Internet, computer security, intellectual property, electronic commerce, information privacy, freedom of expression, cybercrime

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Advisory Committee
Industry Sector:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services -- Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services -- Computer Systems Design and Related Services (5415)
Occupation:
Management Occupations -- Computer and Information Systems Managers (11-3021)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (52)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Language:
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality Rubric:
QM
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • SME Quality Report is posted in Skills Commons
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Quality Matters
  • Custom Quality Rubric
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
KVCC BUS118 Legal Aspects of Business Information Systems

Accessibility

Accessibility Statement:
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Accessibility Features:
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Copyright / Licensing

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