In Australia, like the rest of the world, privacy matters. This course is about Australian privacy law awareness. You’ll learn how to protect your personal information privacy. And, you’ll explore key workplace information privacy concerns.
The Australian privacy law – awareness course
Identifies Australian federal and state privacy legislation
Helps protect your personal information privacy
Explores key workplace information privacy concerns
Australian privacy law – awareness
Your personal privacy is important. It helps you attain autonomy and maintain individuality. However, there are concerns about gathering, storing, using and sharing personal information.
Globally, privacy laws are changing. Legislators are trying to find a balance between personal privacy, security and overall societal benefit. Of course, Australian privacy is no exception.
This awareness course addresses three privacy topics.
1. Federal & state legislation – outlines federal and state privacy laws
2. Your privacy – approaches Australian privacy legislation from your personal viewpoint
3. Workplace concerns – addresses key privacy issues frequently occurring at work
Important as privacy is, it can be dry. To break it up, I’ve included some privacy tales. These are simple, cartoon-like stories, inspired by real Australian privacy complaints.
Each topic has several online quizzes and a bibliography.
Workbooks help you reflect on privacy-related questions. Indicative solutions are provided after the final lecture.
By course completion, you'll