Government, Law and Public Administration

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Interested in potentially exploring a future in the government, law and public administration industry? You’ll spend your days making an impact on your community with a fulfilling career of making a difference in local, state, national or even global policy-making, thanks to a degree from Oregon State.

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Tech On the Go: Ethics in AI

Taught by Ayodele Odubela
The ethics of artificial intelligence is hotly contested in tech. And as AI has been adopted in recent years by…

Cloud Security Concepts: Services and Compliance (2021)

Taught by David Linthicum
Understand the basics of cloud security—a core component of cloud computing. Beginning with the basics, instructor David Linthicum explains the…

Ethics Conversations: Building an Ethics-Based Culture

Taught by ProDio Audio Learning Inc.
Organizations with strong ethics-based cultures are significantly less prone to misconduct. Driving the right culture is part of our professional…

Ethical Client Acquisition for Accountants: Strategies for Attracting Great Clients

Taught by ProDio Audio Learning Inc.
This audio course is for accounting professionals who want to improve their skills in engaging with clients or customers, including…

Ethics: Managing Real or Perceived Conflicts of Interest

Taught by ProDio Audio Learning Inc.
Conflicts of interest can cause serious harm when they are mishandled, yet as we take on more roles and opportunities,…

Crisis Communication Planning After a Ransomware or Other Cybersecurity Attack

Taught by David Oates
Cyberattacks are a huge problem, but you can prepare your organization with a multi-faceted communications program to inform and reassure…

Cert Prep: EC-Council Certified Incident Handler (ECIH) v2 (212-89)

Taught by ITProTV
This course from ITProTV takes an in-depth look at the skills and knowledge you need to become a successful incident…

Incident Response with PagerDuty

Taught by Ibukun Itimi
Incidents are an expected part of building software. However, how you manage incidents will determine how reliable your service will…

Ethics in Information Security

Taught by Jerod Brennen
Cybersecurity professionals frequently find themselves at the center of moral and ethical debates about what they do and how they…

Learning Autopsy for Digital Forensics

Taught by Bennett Hendrix
Anyone who’s ever used a computer has lost or accidentally deleted a file. In other instances, people often want to…

Influence versus Manipulation: The Ethics of Persuasion

Taught by Madecraft
Success in business depends on being able to get your viewpoint heard and your ideas taken seriously. So how do…

Tech Ethics: Avoiding Unintended Consequences

Taught by Raina Kumra
Both users and creators of technology are starting to notice projects with a troubling lack of ethical considerations. News headlines…

Tech on the Go: Ethics in Web Development

Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen
Ethics in web design isn’t just about avoiding risk and mitigating harm. Anyone involved with bringing a product, service, or…

SSCP Cert Prep: 4 Incident Response and Recovery

Taught by Mike Chapple
If you are preparing for the SSCP certification exam, or are looking to keep your cybersecurity skills current, this course…

Tech on the Go: Ethics in Cybersecurity

Taught by Jerod Brennen
Never before has there been so much power available literally at your fingertips—from a computer, mobile phone, or tablet. That’s…

GDPR Compliance: Essential Training

Taught by Mandy Huth
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a privacy-related regulation in the EU that became active and enforceable in May…

Accounting Ethics

Taught by Ajay Pangarkar
For both public and private businesses, timely and accurate financial reports are a vital part of communicating your company’s health.…

CompTIA Security+ (SY0-601) Cert Prep: 9 Operations and Incident Response

Taught by Mike Chapple
This course covers cybersecurity operations and incident response to prepare for the Security+ exam, an entry-level exam for cybersecurity professionals.…

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Essential Training

Taught by Mandy Huth
The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) is the first major privacy act to come out of the United States. Instructor…

CIPP/US Cert Prep: 5 State Privacy Laws

Taught by Mike Chapple
In the world of privacy, the federal and state governments of the United States have overlapping authority. As a privacy…

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