Critical Thinking Skills
Course-Level Objectives met with this assignment:
SLO #1: Privacy in the tech age. 70% of students will successfully analyze privacy issue as it pertains to increasing technological advances. Specifically, we are going to research and then evaluate how these tech advances can potentially infringe upon the 4th Amendment, our perceived civil liberties and rights, and how the federal and state governments are responding with legislation and court decisions. [SLO #1 fulfills the following Program Level Outcomes: Communication, Critical Thinking, Social and Personal Responsibility, as well as the following Course Level Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8]
Activity for Assessment:
For this assignment, you are going to take a look at the various technological advances that can make our lives and the job of the police easier, but can have the potential to infringe upon privacy and 4th Amendment rights. The topics listed below are ones you will need to research. I have provided some required reading for each topic, but you are free to continue researching online. Once fully researched, answer the questions.
This assignment must follow MLA guidelines, be typed in Times New Roman, 12 pt. font, and be a minimum of 1000 words with a works cited page. The works cited are not included in the minimum word count. Any sources provided in the assignment prompt MUST be used within your paper and cited in your works cited. Other sources used must be cited as well.