Welcome to Computer Ethics site!

Hi everyone!
This is a web application for students to learn more about Computer Ethics.  In this website, we cover five areas: Integrity, Cyberbullying, Privacy, Security, and Intellectual Property. We also provide a great number of discussion scenarios and videos for students to study and discuss with their peers.
Please join us and play in the world of Computer Ethics!

What is Computer Ethics?
Computer Ethics is a set of moral principles that govern the behavior of a group or individual. Therefore, computer ethics is set of moral principles that regulate the use of computers. (from www.techterms.com)

The Ten Commandments of Computer Ethics

Written by the Computer Ethics Institute
by the Computer Ethics Institute
Thou shalt not use a computer to harm other people.
Thou shalt not interfere with other people's computer work.
Thou shalt not snoop around in other people's computer files.
Thou shalt not use a computer to steal.
Thou shalt not use a computer to bear false witness.
Thou shalt not copy or use proprietary software for which you have not paid.
Thou shalt not use other people's computer resources without authorization or proper compensation.
Thou shalt not appropriate other people's intellectual output.
Thou shalt think about the social consequences of the program you are writing or the system you are designing.
Thou shalt always use a computer in ways that ensure consideration and respect for your fellow humans.

NOTE:
According to ODE (Ohio Department of Education), Technology is one of the topics that is included in Social Studies across all grade levels of high school. The development and use of technology influences economic, political, ethical and social issues are the core content statement. Our Computer Ethics site provides you a place to learn more about the ethical aspects of technology. This website will be of importance to you in studying the Technology issues of Social Studies.

Disclaimer

This website is designed with material from different websites with the sole purpose of completing a class project on Mobile Learning. This is solely used for EDCT 793M class project. If you have questions any questions regarding this website please contact us at cipher1029@gmail.com or reuben.dlamini@gmail.com Once the project is complete the website will be accessed by log-in information.