IS 420 AOG - Community Informatics
Surveys an emerging field that studies how local, historical communities are using information and communications technologies. Key principles and hands-on experience equip students for contributing to the non-profit/public sector as people harness new technologies and media- be they individuals, students, families, community organizations, or other. Prepares future professionals and researchers to understand and master this environment, whatever their technology background. Especially useful for those interested in public or community libraries, youth services, social work, education, and anyone interested in working with or studying underserved communities. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate