Table of Contents

  1. Describe the Legislation that Applies to the IT Profession
  2. Computer Misuse Act
    1. What is Computer Misuse?
    2. Origins of the Act
    3. Specifics of the Act
    4. Offence 1
    5. Offence 2
    6. Offence 3
    7. Activity 1
    8. Computer Misuse: SAQ 1
    9. Computer Misuse: SAQ 2
  3. Consumer Protection Act
    1. Liability under the CPA
    2. Defective Goods/Products
    3. Consumer Rights Quiz
  4. Data Protection Act
    1. The Eight DPA Principles
    2. Data Subjects
    3. Data Users
    4. Data Controllers
    5. Other Terminology
    6. DPA Exceptions
    7. DPA: SAQ 1
    8. DPA: SAQ 2
    9. DPA: SAQ 3
    10. DPA: SAQ 4
    11. DPA Quiz
    12. DPA Activities
  5. Disability Discrimination Act
    1. DDA: Within Reason
    2. Service Provider Compliance
    3. DDA and ICT
    4. DDA and the Web
    5. DDA Quizzes
    6. SAQ: DDA
  6. WEEE Directive
    1. The Reason for WEEE
    2. WEEE Tasks
    3. SAQ: WEEE Man
  7. Freedom of Information Act
    1. The "Two" Acts
    2. SAQ: FOIA
    3. FIOA Quiz
  8. Health and Safety at Work Act
    1. The Key Parts of the Act
    2. Tasks on Health and Safety at Work
    3. SAQ: Health and Safety at Work
  9. Copyright, Designs and Patent Act
    1. Illegal Activities
    2. Copyright Theft
    3. High Profile Prosecutions
    4. Copyright Act Activities
  10. Protection of the Environment Act
    1. Comparison with the FOIA
  11. Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act
    1. Criticism of the Act
    2. SAQ: RIP 2000
  12. The Telecommunications Regulations Act
    1. Interpretation
    2. Lawful Interception 1
    3. Lawful Interception 2