Course Catalog - 2021-2022

     

COMP 622 - DATA & INFORMATION ETHICS

Long Title: ETHICS AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN DATA SCIENCE
Department: Computer Science
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Must be enrolled in one of the following Degree(s):
Master of Data Science
Master of Computer Science
Description: Given their growing power in the twenty-first century, data scientists have duties both to society and their own profession to wield that power wisely and responsibly. In this discussion-and reflection-oriented course students will apply fundamentals of moral philosophy and social responsibility to current issues in data science. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for COMP 622 if student has credit for COMP 566.