Mar 19, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

FS 161 - Technology and Ethics in Society

The interplay of technology, sociology, and ethics will be considered in this seminar course. We will consider both recent and historical impacts of technological innovation on the American landscape as well as the broader and more recent influence of globalization. Course participants will study current research and trends in computing and consider their impact on our society and the world. We will consider the ethical, sociological and economic dilemmas created by the introduction of new technologies.

Prerequisites: First-Year Students Only

Full course
Liberal Studies Curriculum: First-Year Seminar