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BTM 490 - The Management of Digital Privacy in Society

This course is an introduction to the management of digital privacy in society today, from the dual perspectives of individual users of internet-based systems and platforms of all kinds, whose personal information is in play online, and of, governmental, commercial and non-profit organizations who collect and leverage personal information (PI) for the legitimate pursuit of commercial, social and other benefits. 

Semester:

  • Fall (September 7 - December 6, 2021)

Instructor:

Corinne Charette

Program:

Undergraduate, 3 credits

There is no access fee for this course.

Prerequisite

COMM 226

Book:

There is no required textbook for this course. Material from a few books, selected magazine and newspaper articles and other public open- source publications on the protection of PI from government and non-profit industry think tanks, will form the reading resource list and be available directly either within the lesson, or from the eReserves or the Instructor’s Blog.  

Registration Information:

Concordia students must register for this course in their MyConcordia portal. It is strongly recommended that they consult Concordia's class schedule prior to enrolling in order to be aware of any registration restrictions (see the notes). Once registered, students must then sign up for an eConcordia account to access the course material. » Visit the registration section for details.

COURSE OUTLINE

Disclaimer: Information regarding the eConcordia course found on this page may change without notice. For the most recent course list, visit the MyConcordia Portal. Furthermore, if this represents the initial offering of the course, no course outline will be available until the start of the first active semester.