Academic Calendar - 2020

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020
King's

Philosophy 2245F/G

DATA SCIENCE ETHICS


Students examine the ethical implications of data collection and its use. Issues include: data ownership and privacy, the impact of data-driven algorithms on society, the right to be “forgotten”, the limits of data and quantitative reasoning, the threat data collection possesses to democracy, individual freedoms, and rights.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: PHILOSOP