Outcome Chart - Ontario - Computer and Information Science 12 University/College

This outcome chart contains media-related learning outcomes from the Ontario Curriculum for Communications Technology, Grade 12, with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

Impact and Consequences

Describe issues related to the ethical use of computers

The ethical use of computers

  • explain the importance of the ethical use of computers in areas such as software piracy, privacy, and security
  • describe the essential elements of a code of computing ethics and why it is important to have and follow such a code
  • analyse current media information relating to ethical issues in computing