This module introduces students to a unique area of law. (The Cyber Crime and Security Law). The module examines what Cyber Crime is and how it is committed. It looks at international standards on cyber laws such as the (UNCITRAL) law and the (SADC) Model Law on Cyber Security. The module further examines the nexus between ICT and Cybercrime. It critically examines the Criminal Justice System in dealing with cybercrime and issues on admissibility of evidence in cyber related criminal offences etc.
The objectives of this module are:
At the end of this module you should be able to:
UNIT 1 – THE NATURE OF ICT
UNIT 2 – THE INTERNATIONAL BEST PRACTICES
UNIT 3 – THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM AND CYBER CRIME
UNIT 4 – TRADITIONAL CRIME AND CYBER CRIME
UNIT 5 – LEGAL ISSUES IN CYBER SECURITY
UNIT 6 – THE FUTURE TRENDS ON CYBER SECURITY
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