Personal Information Data Privacy and Security: Legislative Framework

    EXCPE 5394 is offered this spring:

Under­stand the mod­ern con­cept of pri­va­cy in a lib­er­al democ­ra­cy. Learn about the evo­lu­tion of the prin­ci­ples of pri­va­cy as you exam­ine the his­tor­i­cal, philo­soph­i­cal, and leg­isla­tive frame­works of per­son­al infor­ma­tion data pri­va­cy and secu­ri­ty, both in the pub­lic and in the pri­vate sec­tor. Dis­cuss the con­flicts between the pub­lic inter­est and the con­sti­tu­tion­al right to per­son­al data pri­va­cy, and explore ways of resolv­ing them.


Mar 27, 2023May 5, 2023
Asyn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

In asynchronous online courses, students are expected to move through the course material at the same pace as their peers, but there are no real-time virtual classroom sessions to attend. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

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This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

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EXCPE 5394 is offered this spring: