Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

     

HURC 212 001 (CRN: 24633)

DIGITAL POWER-KNOWLEDGE

Long Title: DIGITAL POWER-KNOWLEDGE
Department: Humanities Division
Instructor: Troumbley, Rex L.
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR TBA TBA (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 0
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 4-AUG-2020 3:18PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Apply theories of power made by Machiavelli, Foucault, and Norbert Wiener to digital techniques of knowledge production (dataveillance, crowdsourcing, etc.) and knowledge dissemination (Google Search, Wikipedia, etc.) to critique, and imagine alternatives to, the exercises of power shaping what can be known and the value of different knowledges enable by popular digital platforms.