AT: Schedule (120)

Course Schedule

Before Week 1 (before January 13th)

You will complete this assignment by visiting the Before We Begin section of ShannonWeb.

Week 1, Classes 1 & 2 | Introduction

  • During Class
    • Review course requirements (Monday)
    • Why is privacy important? (Wednesday)
    • Review current events

Week 2, Class 3 | Perspectives on Privacy and Surveillance

Monday: MLK Day – No Class
  • During Class
    • Discuss different perspectives on privacy, i.e., history, right to privacy, personal vs organizational privacy, personhood and identity, right to be let alone, access, control, secrecy, technology and internet impact
    • Review current events

Week 3, Classes 4 & 5 | What is Privacy?

  • During Class
    • Discuss Informational Privacy; Reductionism vs. Coherentism; Critiques: Thomson, Posner, Bork and Feminism; Meaning and Value: Control, Human Dignity, Intimacy, Social Relationships, Access, Scope; Technology; Social Dimensions
    • Review current events

More to come!