This course will explore the effects of surveillance technologies from the everyday devices to the most sophisticated. It will analyze the effects of technology on society, culture and law. Students will gain insights into the impact of surveillance and technological empowerment on communication. Through the study, analysis and application of privacy & surveillance theory the participant will develop a firmer understanding of the role of surveillance on society and its impact on privacy.
In order to cover the topic in five weeks the course will cover one topic each week.
- Privacy & Surveillance Theory,
- Privacy, Surveillance & The Body
- Privacy, Surveillance & The Home,
- Privacy, Surveillance & The City,
- Privacy, Surveillance & Digital Technology
Check out the syllabus here.