Course Title Course Code Program Level
Information Ethics MYG231 Informatics Security Technology Associate Degree

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
42 42 36 120 3 5

Teaching Staff Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Buket TAŞKIN
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Elective
Prerequisites Non
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives To know the current ethical principles in the field of informatics.
Course Content Learning and discussing the basic principles of informatics ethics, organizations and activities working in the field of informatics ethics internationally and nationally, the relationship of informatics ethics with psychology are included in the course.
Learning Outcomes (LO) Students who complete this course; 1. Learns the principles of information ethics. 2. Can produce solutions to ethical problems that may arise in the informatics industry and daily life. 3. Improves ethical decision-making skills. 4. Learns the concepts of professional and professional ethics. 5. Learns the information within the scope of the law on the protection of personal data. 6. Have knowledge on the relationship between informatics and psychology.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week General information about the course and evaluation
2. Week Philosophy of morality and ethics concept
3. Week Vocational ethics, professional ethics
4. Week Information ethics history
5. Week Digital citizenship
6. Week Information society and e-government
7. Week Current Ethical Issues in the Informatics Sector
8. Week Midterm
9. Week Access
10. Week Privacy
11. Week Personal Data Protection Law
12. Week Integrity and Intellectual Property
13. Week
14. Week Intellectual and Industrial Rights in the Information Environment
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References Floridi, L. (1999). Information ethics: On the philosophical foundation of computer ethics. Ethics and information technology, 1(1), 33-52. Sandler, R. (Ed.). (2016). Ethics and emerging technologies. Springer. H. F. Odabaşı ve Ş. O. Leymun (Eds). (2019). Bilişim Etiği ve Güvenliği. Ankara: Nobel Akademik Yayıncılık.
Work Placement(s)
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