STRAND 1: Social and Ethical Significance


TOPIC...................................................................

1.1 Reliability and integrity
1.2 Security
1.3 Privacy and anonymity
1.4 Intellectual property
1.5 Authencity
1.6 The digital divide and equality of access
1.7 Surveillance
1.8 Globalization and cultural diversity
1.9 Policies
1.10 Standards
1.11 People and Machines
1.12 Digital citizenship
1.13 Other social and ethical considerations that emerge from specific scenarios, news articles,
from the use of IT systems in particular situations such as the Case Study or scenarios on examination papers.

Word of Caution:

The above list 1.1 through 1.12 is not exhaustive!

Additional social and ethical considerations emerge from specific scenarios and situations.