NEW103H1: Digital Technology and Society

Hours

12L/24S

While the internet and other forms of digital technology have created new forms of social relationships and widened access to information, they have also raised concerns. This course explores issues such as surveillance, addiction and bullying as well as the potential of digital technologies (e.g. smart cities, Big Data, and the internet of things). The course engages students' own experience of digital technology. Restricted to first-year students. Not eligible for CR/NCR option.

Exclusion
Cannot be enrolled in concurrent College One courses.
Distribution Requirements
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)