CS 200 - Computers and Society

Introduction to relationship between computers, the Internet, and the laws regulating them, including the U.S. Constitution, intellectual property law, fair use, and privacy rights. Encryption technologies and its application to privacy, authentication, and digital rights management are central to these issues. Includes significant reading and writing assignments.

College: Sciences and Humanities
Hours: 3
Permission: Y
Co-requisite: none
Prerequisite: none