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COMM405: Social Implications of the Information Society

Prerequisites: Admitted communiation major or consent of the instructor .
Undergraduate College Credit Courses
Spring 2019

  • 3 Credits
  • 1/07/19 to 5/10/19
  • Online
  • Interact in a Virtual Classroom
  • Deadlines for Lessons/Exams
  • $362.31 per Credit Plus Fees
  • Eligible for Financial Aid

Course Description

Considers and evaluates different perspectives on the information society, ranging from humanistic and Neomarxist critiques to the optimistic scenarios of some futurists. Examines the implications of new means of creating, storing, manipulating and disseminating information. Discussion of whether or not the potential benefits will be realized.


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