Technology: Apocalypse or Eden?

Course: SSC0048

This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):

This course provides opportunities for students to evaluate the effects of technology and the use of technology in society, as well as on the individual through an analysis of competing visions of technology. The course will provide opportunities for written analysis of the work of Jacques Ellul, as well as to the history of humanism and modern institution. The course will pose the question of whether the modern corporation is a technological oppressor or a humanist wealth provider, and whether individuals themselves are technicians or humanists.

All sections for this course are in progress.