Module Descriptor School of Computer Science and Statistics
|Module Name||LAW AND IT|
|Module Short Title|
|Semester Taught||Hilary Term|
|Contact Hours||One semester, 1 3 hr lecture per week|
|Module Personnel||Tricia Sheehy-Skeffington|
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to:
This module offers an overview of legal principles relevant to business ICT practitioners. Students learn to set workplace policy appropriately, with awareness of legal obligations stemming from contracts and governing legislation. Exploration of the interaction the law with commonplace ICT business scenarios will enable students to positively use law as part of the toolkit of business interactions.
|Recommended Reading List|
Kelleher, D., Murray, K. (2007) Information Technology Law in Ireland (2nd Ed.), Dublin: Tottel Publishing. ISBN: 978 1 84592 111 8 link
All of above assessment details are yet to be confirmed.
|Academic Year of Data||2014/15|