About this Course

5,837 recent views
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Intermediate Level
Approx. 9 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Intermediate Level
Approx. 9 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

Offered by

Placeholder

EIT Digital

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 minutes to complete

Introduction

3 minutes to complete
2 videos (Total 3 min)
2 videos
Why privacy matters: Privacy issues in the USA1m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Overview History USA

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 16 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Bill of Rights2m
Warren & Brandeis3m
Kennedy3m
Origins3m
4 readings
US Constitution10m
The Birth of Privacy Law: A Century Since Warren and Brandeis and Early History of Privacy10m
The National Data Center and the Federal Information Network: A Paradox10m
Statistical Déjà Vu: The National Data Center10m
1 practice exercise
Practice quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

The Legal System

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 16 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Constitution5m
Consumer protection laws4m
ISP laws3m
4 readings
Declaration of Independence10m
Dissenting opinion Brandeis 10m
The Invention of the Right to Privacy10m
The Right to Privacy10m
1 practice exercise
Practice quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Constitution and Bill of Rights

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 26 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
6 videos
Reasonable expectation of privacy2m
Consent and Third Party Principle4m
Automobile exception2m
Content & non-Content2m
Public and private4m
1 reading
Twitter Order10m
1 practice exercise
Practice quiz30m

Reviews

TOP REVIEWS FROM PRIVACY IN THE USA

View all reviews

About the Privacy and Standardisation Specialization

Welcome to this specialization about privacy and standardisation, We are thrilled to see that you are interested and will provide you with a comprehensive study of the intriguiging subject of privacy and standardisation in the context of technological innovation. We hope this course will enthuse you to look further into privacy, personal data regulation and standardisation. Especially in the light of recent events it becomes more important to know about your (alleged!?) rights and freedoms. The courses on privacy provide you with a historical perspective on the developments of privacy rights in an international context. The course on standardisation shows you the legal context and the scalable power of standardisation. Both topics are presented in a technological context. The course on Privacy in the Western World provides you with the differences between the USA and Europe, and the details of Europe and USA will be explained extensively in the follow-up courses. The specialization will help you build a comprehensive opinion and it will challenge you in all areas of present-day privacy protection. It will link historic milestones to current limitations and offer you a journey through jurisdictions and technological fields alike. Through video lectures and quizzes we endeavor to build a solid foundation for you to construct a well-founded opinion on privacy and standardisation. Last but not least we sincerely hope you enjoy the course! Prof.mr.dr. Jan Smits...
Privacy and Standardisation

Frequently Asked Questions

More questions? Visit the Learner Help Center.