CS 195. Social Implications of Computer Technology

Catalog Description: Topics include electronic community; the changing nature of work; technological risks; the information economy; intellectual property; privacy; artificial intelligence and the sense of self; pornography and censorship; professional ethics. Students will lead discussions on additional topics.

Units: 1.0

Credit Restrictions: Students will receive no credit for 195 after taking C195/Interdisciplinary Field Study C155 or H195.

Formats:
Fall: 1.5 hours of lecture per week
Spring: 1.5 hours of lecture per week

Grading basis: passFail

Final exam status: No final exam


Class Schedule (Fall 2018):
Mo 3:30PM - 4:59PM, Bechtel 210 – Joshua A. Hug

Class Schedule (Spring 2019):
Mo 5:00PM - 6:29PM, Valley Life Sciences 2050 – John DeNero

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