Privacy and Data Protection

A.Y. 2023/2024
Overall hours
Learning objectives
The objective of the course is to study issues related to data privacy and data protection. To this purpose, the course will investigate the problem of ensuring privacy of sensitive or confidential information in data publication and release and the problem of ensuring data security and privacy in emerging scenarios, where data are often stored, managed, and processed by external - not fully trusted - parties.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the student will have acquired the main concepts related to privacy and data protection in different scenarios. The student will have knowledge of different issues, solutions, existing technologies as well as open problems. It is expected that the student will have developed critical thinking and sensibility on the problem of data protection so to be able to analyze the different privacy issues in different scenarios where the student may operate in the future and evaluate possible solutions to them.
Single course

This course can be attended as a single course.

Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Lesson period
First semester
INF/01 - INFORMATICS - University credits: 6
Lessons: 48 hours
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