Computing & Society
The information in this section covers a wide variety of topics to help you understand the way computer systems
have and continue to change society.
The increased use of computer systems for keeping personal information has lead to the introduction of a
number of laws over the last few years to protect the public from those who wish to misuse the data kept
on computers and other electronic devices.
You will find information on the following topics:
- E-Commerce & EPOS systems
- Smart Cards
- Virtual Reality
- Control Systems
- Impact of computers in Education
- Impact of computers on Employment
- Impact of computers on home and leisure
- Health and safety issues
- computers and the law