Course - Master in Information and Communication Technologies (mICT)

Data Protection and Privacy

The course helps executive students address key technical and business challenges related to cyber security and privacy in their company with relevant academic coursework. The course is offered by Aalborg University, campus Copenhagen.

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Course - Master in Information and Communication Technologies (mICT)

Data Protection and Privacy

The course helps executive students address key technical and business challenges related to cyber security and privacy in their company with relevant academic coursework. The course is offered by Aalborg University, campus Copenhagen.

Apply for admission

Facts

Data Protection and Privacy, course from the first trimester of the part-time Master in Information and Communication Technologies (mICT)
Location
Copenhagen
Tuition fees
  • EU/EEA citizens: DKK 6,000
  • Non-EU/EEA citizens: DKK 9,475
A part of Master in Information and Communication Technologies (mICT)
Read about the Master's programme
Duration
Spring 2023 (tentative)
ECTS
5
Application deadline
  • To be announced

The course is a course from the first trimester of the Master in Information and Communication Technologies (mICT).

In this course, we will work with the following topics:

  • Complexities of privacy, and how to operationalise the legal frameworks
  • IT systems and digital identity in a privacy context
  • Privacy engineering – amongst others: privacy impact assessments and other tools
  • Data protection and privacy enhancing technologies (not about Tor but an overall talk about different potential, existing and future applications)
  • Easy to say but hard to operationalise – about privacy ethics and the bigger picture.

Outcome of the course

  • Knowledge about basic concepts about data protection and privacy
  • You will become a professional in cyber security and privacy based on the highest level of international research
  • Competences to identify privacy challenges on IT systems

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