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3.1: Ethics

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    10057
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    Learning Objectives

    • Define the purpose of a user access agreement and identify violations of what constitutes acceptable behavior.
    • Define the role of policies and guidelines in constructing an employee code of conduct.
    • Identify behaviors which comply with or may be violations of an employee code of conduct.
    • Explain the purpose of the code of ethics adopted by professional associations or certifying organizations.
    • Identify differences between the contents of an employee code of conduct and the code of ethics subscribed to by members of a professional organization.
    • Define software piracy and learn about the importance of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).
    • Identify appropriate (and inappropriate) uses of digital content sharing.
    • Identify problem issues resulting from the misuse of social networking.


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