Social Implications of Computer Technology
General Catalog Course Title:
Social Implications of Computer Technology
Terms Offered:
Fall 2015
Spring 2015
Course Thread: 
Sciences and Society
Instructor: 
Harvey, Brian
Instructor: 
Denero, John
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.
 
Note: Course is offered both as 195 and 195H. 20 honors students are admitted to the course each semester, and may take the course for 3 units. See Computer Science Dept. for Honors enrollment details and requirements.
For more detailed information about classes, please visit the UC Berkeley Online Schedule of Classes.