IS 390 FCE - Special Topics Info Studies - Fndn of Community Engagement
Directed and supervised investigation of selected topics in information studies that may include among others computers and culture; information policy; community information systems; production, retrieval and evaluation of scientific or social science knowledge; computer-mediated communication; and computer-supported cooperative work. Course Information: May be repeated. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.
Community engagement seeks to better engage with and for community to achieve long-term and sustainable outcomes, processes, relationships, or discourse, and may include collaborations with groups of people affiliated by geographic proximity, special interest, or similar situations. This introductory course will explore some of the different definitions, models, guiding principles, and core values. This course counts within the Information Sciences major as an advanced IS elective. For more information about this major, please visit: http://go.ischool.illinois.edu/BSIS. Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Course Level: Undergraduate