Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2024

     

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PHIL 150 003 (CRN: 25970)

TECHNOLOGY, SOCIETY AND VALUE

Long Title: TECHNOLOGY, SOCIETY AND VALUE
Department: Philosophy
Instructor: Howell, Robert
Meetings:
10:00AM - 10:50AM MW (8-JAN-2024 - 19-APR-2024) 
10:00AM - 10:50AM F (8-JAN-2024 - 19-APR-2024) 
Part of Term: 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: 20
Section Enrolled: 13
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 60
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 44
Enrollment data as of: 18-APR-2024 3:04PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
24-APR-2024  
7:00PM - 10:00PM W
 
Description: Artificial Intelligence and other emerging technologies raise pressing ethical and philosophical questions. This course will examine a range of these issues, including the nature and perils of AI, social media and its impacts, and the ethics of human enhancement. Cross-list: PHIL 150, PHIL 150.