Units of Study
SCLG2628 - Surveillance and Society
Semester 1, 2012 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Harriet Westcott
Phone: +61 2 9351 6681
The actions of both citizens and institutions are being scrutinised as never before. Personal information is a key commodity and resource, being routinely extracted from individuals as they partake in everyday activities. Surveillance has a complex form as both material force and discursive construction. Thus, the unit's objective is to equip students with the theoretical tools required to analytically comprehend the diverse ways in which surveillance is produced, represented and experienced.
1x1000wd book review essay (25%), 1x3500wd research essay (65%), and tutorial participation (10%)
2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
SCLG1001 and SCLG1002
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