Final Project Overview
At this point, you should be able to synthesize your learning. In lieu of a final exam, you will have a final project. The parameters are listed below and you have two weeks to complete the project.
At: http://investigation.discovery.com/investigation/internet-cases/internet-cases.html, you will find 10 cases that involved Internet related crimes. Choose the one that interests you the most. If none of those interest you, you may choose a case from any category listed in Chapter 1 of the text.
You are going to put yourself in the investigator’s shoes using the knowledge you have acquired during this course. Your investigation must include:
The type of computer crime
The Computer Law that was violated (Fed/state)
One of the following:
How the crime scene was secured
How the evidence was collected
How the evidence was analyzed – including the processes and what tools were used.
A formal report
How you would prepare for a deposition/trial
The assignment should include the following:
An in-depth submission that should be free of spelling and grammar errors in APA format.
An essay containing a minimum of 3000 words documenting your project. A powerpoint containing a minimum of 50 slides. A 15 minute youtube video or 15 minute tutorial.
You will be assessed on the rationale you use in addressing the questions/issue posted, and how well you justify your argument regarding this issue.
Your response must be thought provoking, have well developed ideas and/or opinions, and should reference any supporting material from the text, lecture or other sources you have used to complete the assignment.
You may use your text or the internet as a reference, but remember to cite your sources. Please be sure to submit your assignment.