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The expiry date of this unit is 31/07/2029.

Overview

Framework:
Access to HE 2024
Level:
Level 3
Unit No:
Not available
Credits:
3
Guided learning hours:
Not available

Qualification Grading Type

Ungraded

Unit Learning Outcomes

1.

Be able to analyse the application of current UK legislation relating to the use and protection of data.

Assessment Criteria

  • 1.1.

    Explain the purpose of legislation related to data protection.

  • 1.2.

    Explain current legislation relating to the use and protection of data when using computers.


2.

Understand the need for control of data to ensure that it is accurate and secure.

Assessment Criteria

  • 2.1.

    Explain the need for control of data to ensure that it is accurate and secure.

  • 2.2.

    Use examples to examine when data should or should not be controlled.


3.

Be able to analyse how data protection legislation is applied in different contexts.

Assessment Criteria

  • 3.1.

    Analyse examples of the application of current data protection legislation in:

       a) work context

       b) a study context.