Origins and Historical Context of Data Protection Law Course

A discussion of privacy versus data protection and different approaches around the world.

53 minutes

Course description

In this course, you'll explore the details of privacy and data protection. You'll look at why privacy is important, possible risks to individuals, different privacy laws around the globe and more.


IAPP CIPP/E Exam Guide

File - 00:10:00

An overview of the exam and what to expect.
Welcome to CIPP/E!

Video - 00:02:00

Welcome to the CIPP/E path!
Introduction to CIPP/E

Video - 00:10:00

A brief introduction to the IAPP CIPP/E learning path.
Global approaches, Human Rights, Consumer protection or State centric.

Video - 00:16:00

A discussion on different approaches to privacy law across the globe.
What is Privacy and Why?

Video - 00:10:00

Why privacy is important, risks to the individuals and, the difference between privacy, data protection law and data ethics.
Data Protection Law assessment

Assessment - 9 questions

Meet the author

Ralph O'Brien

Ralph is a trusted advisor on Global Privacy and Security compliance, practices and management. His experience includes strategic GDPR adoption programs, advisory services and assurance delivery in global multinational environments.

He has worked in a wide variety of industry sectors including Defense, Public Sector, Pharma and Financial Services, representing both multinational corporations and boutique specialist consultancies.

He continues to be a hands-on practitioner, combining business-level consultancy with training and technical experience. He was responsible for the first global joint 27001/25999 management system to be certified. With a focus on business processes and the protection of information, and an ethos of management assurance, risk management and knowledge transfer he continues to ensure effective protection of assets appropriate to the business needs of the client.

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