ECE 572

Security, Privacy, and Data Analytics

Units: 1.5

Formerly: ELEC 572

Explores the underlying theoretical foundations of information security and privacy issues from an engineering perspective. Applications of information-theoretic concepts, techniques, and methods to the problem of quantifying achieved levels of security and privacy in larger-scale systems in the presence of adversaries.

Students are required to complete a project.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ECE 572, ELEC 572.


Graduate course in the Electrical and Computer Engineering program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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