Subject 'Social, Ethical and Professional Issues in IT'

Name in Estonian: IT sotsiaalsed, eetilised ja professionaalsed aspektid

Year:   2006/2007    2007/2008    2008/2009    2009/2010    2010/2011    

State codeI008
Study languageEstonian
Credit points 2.5 CP; 4 ECTS
Grading method Exam

General description

The aim is to give an overview of the broader social background of IT and the interaction between IT and other spheres of social life; direct the students to not think narrowly technologically and economically, but to broaden their understanding of the social aspects of their activities; to teach students to understand the main development directions of the field and make future predictions through the observation of the development process of IT; recognize the Internet as a social phenomenon; teach the fundamentals of professional self-expression and information presentation through seminars and written assignments.
Lecturer: Kaido Kikkas, PhD

Is taught in following curricula

2010: ISa  ISa-k  ISd  TS  
2009: IA  ISa  ISa-k  ISd  ISd-k  TS  
2008: IA  ISa  ISa-k  ISd  ISd-k  TS  
2007: IA  ISa  ISa-k  ISd  TS  
2006: IA  ISa  ISa-k  ISd  TS  
2005: IA  ISa  ISd  TS  
2004: IA  ISa  ISd  TS  
2003: IA  ISa  ISd  
2002: ISa  ISd  
2001: IS