WWS 351 / SOC 353 / COS 351 (SA) na, npdf
Information Technology and Public Policy
Sample reading list:
Lessig, L., Code and Other Laws of Cyberspace
Raymond, E., The Cathedral and the Bazaar
Rheingold, H., Smart Mobs
Resnick and Zechauser, Trust Among Strangers
Jenkins, "The Cultural Logic of Media Convergence"
DiMaggio, et al., "Digital Inequality"
There will be a wide range of assignments, including individual assignments, team projects, and a term paper. Homework assignments will determine 20% of the student's final grade. A weekly blog will account for 15% of the final grade.
Mid Term Exam - 20%
Take Home Final Exam - 35%
Class/Precept Participation - 10%
Other (See Instructor) - 35%
Not Open to Freshmen.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Students should have some background in either technology (computer science, engineering) or the social sciences (especially economics, politcs, and sociology..
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