This course considers an array of ethical issues in computing. Readings, class discussions, and guest speakers will cover topics related to avenues of development in artificial intelligence, privacy, identity, inclusiveness, environmental responsibility, internet censorship, network policy, plagiarism, intellectual property and others. All examples will be drawn from current and recent events with readings from a range of sources both journalistic and academic. Guest speakers will include CS industry professionals, and course assignments will have real world applications. Class discussions will be a vibrant component of the course.
- Teacher: Michelle Trim