Explores some of the remarkable technological advances made in recent years such as Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Social Media, Big Data, Internet-Interconnectivity, etc. in order to better understand how they are reshaping the world around us. Looks at the implications of these technological advances for a variety of social and political issues including education, communication, medicine, international development, international relations, work, social life, politics, elections and democracy. Recommended Prerequistes: PSCI 2012 and/or IAFS 1000.
- Spring 2018 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2020