How does technology impact us?

In this lesson, you will be introduced to the five broad areas of impact (i.e. privacy, legal, ethical, environmental, and cultural). You will identify and discuss the impact areas through genuine examples. Finally, you will begin to understand the legal impact of technology specifically, and work through an example relating to the Data Protection Act (1998).

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Quiz:

Lesson 1: How does technology impact us?

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Q1.Which of these options most accurately and comprehensively explains ‘legal impact’?

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Q2.Which of these has the laws in the right order (oldest to newest)?

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Q3.Which regulation introduced by the EU caused the UK to have to update its original 1988 Data Protection Act to a new version 20 years later?

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Q4.Which of these are data subjects?

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Q5.Which of these is one of these is a responsibility that organisations have to their data subjects?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Lesson 1: How does technology impact us?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of these options most accurately and comprehensively explains ‘legal impact’?

1/5

Q2.Which of these has the laws in the right order (oldest to newest)?

2/5

Q3.Which regulation introduced by the EU caused the UK to have to update its original 1988 Data Protection Act to a new version 20 years later?

3/5

Q4.Which of these are data subjects?

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Q5.Which of these is one of these is a responsibility that organisations have to their data subjects?

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Lesson summary: How does technology impact us?

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