Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

HIST 346 001 (CRN: 24125)

COMPUTERS AND SOCIETY

Long Title: COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY
Department: History
Instructor: Petrick, Elizabeth R.
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF HUM 119 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 17
Enrollment data as of: 4-JUL-2022 6:47PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
2-MAY-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM S TBA TBA
 
Description: This course traces the development of computer technology from its theoretical origins in the nineteenth century; to the growth of digital technology; the emergence of personal computing; up to computers of today, in order to understand the place of computer technology in people's lives and how they shape each other.