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Essentials of Ethics & Risk

Introduction to Data Ethics

Ethics is an increasingly important topic in business as the power of analytics and technology grows. In this course, you’ll learn why it matters and what fundamental principles you should be aware of in order to protect your organization.

Beginner        10 Lessons        90 Minutes        CPD Credits
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About This Course

Just as your company has ethical values built into its mission, these can be extended to its collection and use of data too. In this course, you’ll explore how ethics affects data use.

Across 10 lessons, you’ll learn how ethical choices affect the data your company collect and how to identify who should be accountable for them.

By the end of the course, you’ll understand how the ethical and unethical uses of data and how to apply your company’s ethos to your collection.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Explain how data can be used in ethical and unethical ways
  • Explain how people make choices
  • Discuss how ethical issues affect society
  • Define the concepts of fairness and transparency
  • Identify who should be accountable for decisions made using data


1. Introduction to Ethical Issues
2. Ethical and Unethical Data Use
3. Evaluating Choices
4. Making Ethical Decisions
5. Data Ethics and Society
6. Using Data Fairly

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7. Implementing Transparency
8. Understanding Privacy Considerations
9. Data and Accountability
10. Who Can Be Held Responsible?
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