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Rules, methodologies, and standards


You should be familiar with:


Whether we realise it or not, we all are expected to conform to many rule sets in our working lives

In this lecture we shall:

Categories of rule sets


Analysis and design
Project management

National and international standards

BS EN ISO9000 Quality Systems (previously BS5750)
BS7799 Code of practice for information security management

Ethical codes

British Computer Society
The Engineering Council
(Dealt with in other notes)

Custom and practice

Implicit procedures
Can be legally binding


NB. Legislation is not considered here

Computer Misuse Act
Data Protection Act
(Dealt with in other notes)
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act
Health and Safety at Work Act
contract law etc

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