Sociology and Anthropology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

ANTH 395: Work, Technology, and Society: An IT Perspective

ANTH 395-001: Work, Tech and Society
(Fall 2017)

01:30 PM to 02:45 PM TR

Innovation Hall 206

Section Information for Fall 2017

Satisfies the general education requirement in information technology (IT, all).

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Introduction to the anthropology of work, technology, and society, with emphasis on information technology. Covers general conceptual issues of information technology and also involves specific practical exercises with computers, their operating systems, the logic of automated production, databases, and web-based communication. Attention also directed to social and ethical issues raised by contemporary information technology. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: ANTH 114, 60 hours, or permission of instructor.
Schedule Type: Lecture

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