ISS 110: Gateway - Information, Society & Culture

Fall 2018

Instructor: Patrick Herron

This course will delve into information, society and culture across disciplines. It will explore all aspects of information theory and practice, including computational and mathematical, and how those from social sciences and the humanities are transforming research. Students will reframe intellectual questions in research and its application, and how it has an impact on interactions within societies, cultures, ideologies, economics and politics. Faculty will present modules from all areas and schools, contrasting and comparing perspectives in research-driven modules focused on interdisciplinary project questions and ideas. Read a related article.

Cross-listings
  • PHIL 110
  • COMPSCI 110
  • PUBPOL 110
Curriculum Codes

CZ, STS