INFO 5601 - Ethical and Policy Dimensions of Information, Technology and New Media Course uri icon



  • Explores ethical and legal complexities of information and communication technology. By combining real-world inquiry with creative speculation, students will probe everyday ethical dilemmas they face as digital consumers, creators and coders, as well as relevant policy. Explores themes such as privacy, intellectual property, social justice, free speech, artificial intelligence, social media and ethical lessons from science fiction. Same as INFO 4601.


  • Fiesler, Casey Lynn  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Fall 2020 / Fall 2021 / Spring 2023
  • Palen, Leysia A  
    Secondary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019