Who is it For?
All IT professionals who are required to operate ethically in society and in business - from service desk operative to CIO! Business and digital leaders considering AI as a solution for their organisation. Digital practitioners looking to upskill and develop their professional credentials. Employees who want to understand more about the ethical impact of their work and decisions. Consumers who would like to be more informed in an increasingly technology-driven society
What Will I Learn?
Discover how an ethical culture leads to the sustainable and responsible use of AI, by considering the potential harm that can come from AI, the safeguards that can be implemented, and where the responsibility lies within our organisations and society.
A 30 min. ‘closed book’ exam, with 16 multiple-choice questions & 2 scenario-based questions (worth 2 marks each). The pass mark is 65% (13/20) and you can take the exam from home (computer with webcam required). You will have 12 months access to the course to help you prepare.
There are no specific entry requirements for this award. However, some professional experience in a business or IT environment may be advantageous.
What do I Get?
As well as gaining new skills and knowledge, upon successful completion, you will receive a globally recognised certificate (and 4 credits) awarded by BCS at SFIA Plus Level 3, and free annual Associate membership to BCS to further develop your career and grow your professional network.
How Long Does it Take to Complete?
The BCS recommend 40 hours of learning to prepare for the exam, including 16hrs using this course and a further 24hrs of independent study.
What Support Is Available?
A qualified tutor is on hand to answer any questions you have about the course and the content, via email or student discussion forum.
What Career Support Is Available?
When you pass your course, you will receive a one-year free membership to the BCS (worth £90) which offers professional networking and career development opportunities through their careers service: ’Springboard'.