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Privacy, democracy, and technology

Western democracies are under new pressures from digital technologies. Whereas before the internet was seen as an exciting new platform to increase political engagement and participation, we now understand that these technologies have created new arenas of power.

You should book your place for this session here in the researcher development hub. You can also view this activity in Inkpath for your own records, ready for when we move all researcher development activity to Inkpath by the end of May.

Aimed at

Doctoral researchers, Postdoctoral researchers

Presented by

Alice Thwaite, Hattusia

Key learning outcomes

This series will focus on the ways that tech is changing democracy and includes:

  • An introduction to theories of democracy.
  • An introduction to privacy and technology.
  • Workshopping around how different technologies impact the democratic process, and how to make sure your tech augments democracy, rather than diminishing it.

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Brunel 3D Development Tool

Develops the following:

Skills needed to do your research and career

Researcher Development Framework (RDF) Competencies

Develops skills relevant to the following domains of the RDF:

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