Courses of Study 2023-2024 
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Courses of Study 2023-2024 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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INFO 4200 - Information Policy: Applied Research and Analysis

(crosslisted) COMM 4201 , STS 4200  
Spring. 3 credits. Letter grades only.

Prerequisite: INFO 1200  or INFO 1260 , or permission of instructor. Co-meets with INFO 5200 .

T. Mitrano.

This course will address a wide range of information policy issues such as privacy, security, antitrust, intellectual property, algorithmic fairness, net neutrality, risk mitigation strategies, and other legal and policy compliance concerns in a simulated project management environment. Patterned on life cycle project management for products and services in contemporary large-scale technology companies, students will adopt specific topic areas for applied research and analysis working dynamically with other team members. Course outcomes include conducting upper-level research in specific information policy domains, experiential group dynamics, persuasive analytic presentations, fundamentals of project management in the technology sector, and insights into corporate hierarchies, organization, and functionalities.

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