Catalogue 2014 - 2015

CJ 348 Introduction to Cyber Crimes

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

CJ 101, or CS 101/IT 101, plus any 200 level course, or permission of instructor.

Course Description

This course examines crime which targets computers, crimes committed by use of computers, and forms of evidence stored on computers. Forms and impact of cyber crime are studied within the context of societal harm and criminal justice response. Designed to familiarize students with the available and emerging State and Federal Law, the class will investigate legal limitations in the investigation and prosecution of cyber crime.