Class Description

Spring 2021

I 310 Topics in Introductory Informatics : Fake News and Facts in the Misinformation Age

Unique ID: 28070
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Syllabus

DESCRIPTION

This course will explore information from multiple angles, with an emphasis on exploring the role of deception in a variety of areas--politics, international relations, business, advertising, interpersonal relations, and more. Increasing info skills and critical thinking related to education and the world at large will be featured.

SCHEDULE NOTES

Synchronous online class meetings with additional asynchronous online coursework to be arranged.