Course Release Date: June 4, 2021

U112 Gender Collection

Approximate Length – 25 Minutes

Intended Audience – User Interface Developers, Front End Developers, and Privacy Professionals

Lesson Description

Collecting a person’s gender may seem like a harmless task, but it can have significant implications, both for the individual and the organization collecting such information. In this lesson, we will delve into the critical issues and best practices surrounding the collection of gender identity, including the decision not to collect it.

Learning Areas

  • Consideration when collecting gender
  • Minimizing gender collection
  • Gender portrayal in your service

Lesson Objectives

Upon completion of this lesson, you will have a comprehensive understanding of the complexities surrounding gender collection and how to navigate them effectively.

Explore implications & best practices of gender data collection, including the choice not to collect it.