Privacy



SLN #: 80461
Course Prefix: LAW-724
Course Section: 001
Credit Hours: 2
Instructor(s): Askland

Course Description:
This seminar will trace the development of privacy law in the United States. The course will identify the sources for privacy protections in tort, statutory and Constitutional law. It will pay special attention to contemporary challenges, in particular the increased use of electronic communications, encrytography and rapidly improving biotechnologies, to assess the adequacy of past and current descriptions of privacy interests and the current means of providing protection to them.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 2
Grading Option: Numeric Grade and ONE-Time Pass Option is Available, or Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: Yes*
Flexible Writing Requirement: Yes*
Skills Requirement: No
Note: Only one of the above listed requirements can be fulfilled with this course.
Limited Enrollment Number: 15
Final Exam Given: No
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies
Online Course Site: None