Graduate Course Code: POL2240H1S L0101
Geopolitics of Cyberspace
The Geopolitics of ICTs course is an intensive examination of the ways in which states and non-state actors are contesting the newly evolving terrain of global digital-electronic-telecommunications. Topics covered include Internet censorship and surveillance, information warfare, computer network attacks, cyber espionage and disinformation. The course is organized as a series of intensive modules around the research of the Citizen Lab (https://citizenlab.ca/) which the professor directs.
Format and Requirements
One two-hour seminar per week. Course requirements TBA.
POL208Y1 or POL208Y5 or (POLB80H3 and POLB81H3)
POL481Y1 or POL486Y1 (taken in 2008-09)
January 26, 2023
Congratulations to our 2021/22 undergraduate award & scholarship recipients! Following a two-year hiatus, the department was delighted to return to hosting our undergraduate awards in-person this year to celebrate our...
June 3, 2021
In a bid to motivate her students in what has been a very difficult academic year, Professor Rebecca Kingston decided to give those enrolled in the winter 2021 term of...
May 21, 2020
Congratulations to undergraduate student Cheryl Cheung who has received a University of Toronto Excellence Award (UTEA). Going into her third year majoring in political science, with minors in visual studies...
January 29, 2020
Congratulations to all our amazing undergraduate students who picked up one the department’s twenty-three awards and scholarships at our annual undergraduate awards ceremony. In attendance were Dean of Arts &...