CS 408: Living in a Networked World: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

(Coordinator: Sofia Lemons)

Catalog Description

The objective of this course is to explore the implications of living in a networked world. The course surveys the fundamental technologies and practices that make up the Internet and then ask the student to examine the ramifications of using the technologies. Users of the technologies should understand the technology in order to make educated decisions about how to use it safely and effectively. Students have the opportunity to self-publish by using various current technologies including blogs, discussion boards, email and creating web pages using xhtml.

Majors not allowed in section: COMPUTER SCIENC, CS:BIOINFORM, IM: COMP SCI, INFO TECH
Attributes: Technology GP 3T, Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)

Course Topics

Evaluation

  • Homework
  • Exams