Storey Hall, City campus

Building 16, Level 7, Seminar Rooms 1 and 2, 336–348 Swanston Street Melbourne

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26 Apr 2017

2 pm - 3:30 pm

Registration is essential as places may be limited. We will confirm your place after you register your attendance.
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Writing your thesis or about to start? Want to ensure the privacy of both your subjects and yourself? This workshop is designed to give you the knowledge and skills necessary to avoid breaching the privacy of those you write about and of yourself.


The results of a privacy breach can be quite damaging and with the know-how gained in this workshop, you will know what to include in your thesis and what to leave out.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this session, you will:

  • understand what privacy is
  • be familiar with the governance framework around privacy
  • know why you as a thesis author, need to have an understanding of privacy principles
  • how you can ensure your privacy and the privacy of others included in your thesis.

Designed for

Designed for Higher Degree by Research candidates and their supervisors, this session outlines your legal obligations as a thesis author in relation to privacy and how you can ensure the protection of your own privacy as well as that of others.