DATS381 Behind the Data, Our values and beliefs (3 semester hours)

This course discusses the legal, policy and ethical implications of data including privacy, surveillance, security, classification, discrimination, decisional-autonomy, and duties to warn or act. Examines these issues over the full data-science life cycle; data collection, storage, processing, analysis, and use. Includes current topics such as: legal and policy constraints; data collection methods and institutions; as well as technical, legal, and market approaches to mitigating and managing concerns.