INFO 1200

INFO 1200

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

This course investigates the ethical, legal, and social foundations of information. Through lectures, readings, and independent projects, the class will learn to analyze and engage key challenges ranging from privacy in big data and ubiquitous computing environments, to the nature of property, organization, collaboration, and innovation in an increasingly networked world. With cases drawn from the fields of science, health care, education, politics, culture, and international development, and theories and methods from across the humanities and social sciences (law, philosophy, cultural studies, sociology, organizations, and several others) this course will teach students to engage critically and strategically with the worlds of information and technology around them.

When Offered Spring.

Distribution Category (CA-AS)

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: STS 1201

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12331INFO 1200  LEC 001

  • 12343INFO 1200  DIS 201

  • 12344INFO 1200  DIS 202

  • 12345INFO 1200  DIS 203

  • 12346INFO 1200  DIS 204

  • 12347INFO 1200  DIS 205

  • 12348INFO 1200  DIS 206

  • 12549INFO 1200  DIS 207

  • 12550INFO 1200  DIS 208

  • 17374INFO 1200  DIS 209

  • 17375INFO 1200  DIS 210