2021/2022 xxx5 Data protection and Ethics Læringsutbytte Knowledge Upon completion of the course, the student can: identify the risk of collecting and using data, identify and define special categories of personal data (formerly known as “sensitive data”), relate issues on using data to the relevant regulations that are in force and understand how to secure data in relation to regulations and ethical considerations. Skills Upon completion of the course, the student can: employ data in analysis within the current regulations and ethical standards, differentiate between different types of data, design analysis using data such that it is in line with desired ethical standards and within regulations and assess the risk of using data. General competence Upon completion of the course, the student can: question the use of data and methods in various businesses and organizations, compose suggestions for securing data in their collection, analysis and presentation, propose changes in businesses and organizations to improve data security manage data within relevant regulations and desired ethical standards. Innhold This course provides students with a solid foundation within data protection and ethics. The following topics are covered. Classifications of data The relevant regulations Ethical considerations when applying data Combining data and the effect on classification, application and security Data security Arbeids- og undervisningsformer The following teaching methods are used. Lectures Problem solving Tutorial videos Case studies Obligatoriske krav som må være godkjent før eksamen kan avlegges Students must pass three out of four mandatory course requirements to be allowed to take the exam. 50% attendance in classes is required. Eksamen 4-hour individual exam under attendance. Tillatte hjelpemidler til eksamen None.