Units of Study

SCLG2628 - Surveillance and Society

Summer Late, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Harriet Westcott

Description

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.

Assessments

1x1000wd book review essay (25%), 1x3500wd research essay (65%), and tutorial participation (10%)

Classes

2x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week or equivalent in intensive session

Prerequisites

SCLG1001 and SCLG1002

 Tuesday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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Lecture 1

           
1 This class runs from Week 3 to Week 4

 Wednesday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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Lecture 2

           

 

Lecture 3

           
2 This class runs from Week 2 to Week 2
3 This class runs from Week 3 to Week 4

 Thursday

  9am 10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

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Lecture 4

           

 

Lecture 5

           
4 This class runs from Week 2 to Week 2
5 This class runs from Week 3 to Week 4

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