2011-2012 University Catalog 
2011-2012 University Catalog

ANTH 395 - Work, Technology, and Society: An IT Perspective

Credits: 3 (NR)
Introduction to the anthropology of work, technology, and society, with emphasis on information technology. Covers general conceptual issues of information technology and also involves specific practical exercises with computers, their operating systems, the logic of automated production, databases, and web-based communication. Attention also directed to social and ethical issues raised by contemporary information technology.

Fulfills general education requirement in information technology (all).

Prerequisite(s): ANTH 114, 60 credits, or permission of instructor.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3
Hours of Lab or Studio per week: 0