This course offers an introduction to the basic concepts of privacy and surveillance. It will provide the theoretical and historical development of surveillance and its relation with privacy.
Week 1: The relationship between privacy, surveillance and data protection
Week 2: History and Sociology of surveillance: the Panoptic and beyond
Week 3: The fundamentals of privacy, privacy law and policy
Week 4: Surveillance dimensions: (institutional, corporate, interpersonal)
Week 5: Privacy Advocacy
Week 6: Privacy, security and transparency
Hours of dedication
5 hours a week . Total amount of hours: 30
Professionals, students or scholars interested in the field of technology and consultancy related to privacy issues.