Description
Technology and Society
This sociology course introduces students to the field of Science and Technology Studies. Examines its history, the role of science and technology in our everyday lives, and applications of science and technology. Topics include AI, surveillance, medicine, the role of the market in science and technology, the role of data, and the ethical consequences of technology.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
3
Course Attributes
This course satisfies LAT Req
Social Science
Offering
Course
SOC 20809291
Academic Group
College Parallel
Academic Organization
School of Arts & Sciences
Enrollment Requirements
NexGen Read 249+ or ACCP Read 65+ or ACT Read 15+ or Communications for Sector or Academic Reading 5/6 or College Reading Strategies or Intro to College Reading #10838105. Coursework requires a grade of C or higher to satisfy requirement.
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring