Class Description

Spring 2020

[INF 315E] Information and Culture : Accuracy in an Age of Deception

Unique ID: 27440 Red Wassenich
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Syllabus
CAL 21


Examines information as a cultural phenomenon. Topics may include e-commerce, privacy and secrecy, censorship, information as a commodity, Internet culture, access to cultural heritage, and control of the cultural record. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Information Studies 315E and 315W may not both be counted unless the topics vary.


Prerequisites may vary with the topic.