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DHP P237: Privacy in the Digital Age

Course Description

This module will provide an introduction to the threats to and protections for privacy in the digital age, examining public and private sector threats, and looking at issues from an international point of view. Topics to be covered include privacy threat models, location tracking and first and third party collection by private parties, government threats to privacy, and privacy protective technologies. No programming background needed, but a willingness and interest to play with digital tools is required.

Course faculty: Josephine Wolff, Susan Landau
Course duration: Full semester
Credits/Units: 3.0

Spring 2020

Faculty: Josephine Wolff
Room: Cabot 206
Day(s): Monday
Time: 3:20 pm - 5:20 pm
SIS number: 24322

Final Exam

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Spring 2021

Faculty: Josephine Wolff
Room: Mugar 231
Day(s): Monday
Time: 3:20 pm - 5:20 pm

Final Exam

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