IS 584 Advanced Topics in Ethics and Privacy

Variety of newly developed and advanced topics courses within the field of ethics and privacy, intended to augment the existing Information Sciences curricula.

Scheduled Offerings

  • Fall 2020

    • IS584IFO - Intellectual Freedom & Censors
      Thu, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
      Online
      Examines intellectual freedom issues throughout the United States and the world. Approaches intellectual freedom as an ethical issue based in interpretations of the First Amendment and the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights. The course encourages information professionals to view commitment to intellectual freedom as a core professional value and gives students the opportunity to develop skills and strategies needed to navigate censorship controversies in the workplace. Graduate student questions may be sent to ischool-advising@illinois.edu
      Instructor
      Emily Knox
      CRN
      73253
      Length
      8 weeks
      Credit hours
      2
    • IS584PV - Privacy in the Internet Age
      Fri, 10:00 am - 12:50 pm
      Room 46
      On-Campus
      Open to graduate students campuswide.
      Instructor
      Masooda Bashir
      CRN
      73311
      Length
      16 weeks
      Credit hours
      4

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).