Practical Connection Assignment
SOL633 – B04 Legal Reg, Compliance, Invest
Summer 2021 Second Bi-Term
Course Format: Online
Provide a reflection of at least 500 words (or 2 pages double spaced) of how the knowledge, skills, or theories of this course have been applied, or could be applied, in a practical manner to your current work environment. If you are not currently working, share times when you have or could observe these theories and knowledge could be applied to an employment opportunity in your field of study.
This course helps students understand the various types of cybercrimes, and law enforcement’s responses to them through digital forensics. The legal environment of cyberspace will be unpacked as the student becomes familiar with how technology facilitates social relationships between deviants and criminals. From hacking and online fraud to sexual exploitation, intellectual property theft, cyberbullying, and even cyber-terrorism and warfare, digital forensics investigations, cybercrime policies, and legislation are presented as strategic solutions to make the world wide web and its users secure.
Upon completion of this course:
Recognize the legal aspects of information security systems.
Analyze intellectual property laws.
Identify cybercrime and tort law issues in cyberspace.
Explain the importance of forensic examination in legal proceedings
Describe legal compliance laws addressing how public and private institutions protect the security and privacy of consumer financial information.