May 26, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POL 3541 - Cyber Security: The Intersection of Technology and Policy

Credits: 4

This course examines the cyber security challenges at the intersection of technology and policy. It tackles key issues for cyberspace and international relations, such as the sovereignty of states in the cyber domain, borders and boundaries in cyberspace, cyber as a public good versus private entity, and the domestic and international agreements for governing cyberspace. The course also explores the fundamental tension between freedom and security that is driving both innovation and legislation in cyberspace, drawing upon current examples in the US and beyond.  
Fulfills: SOSC requirement in LS core.