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SOSC118 - Ethics in Social and Digital Communities

Semester Credit Hour(s) 3 (SS)
This course provides an examination of technology and new media. Particular emphasis is placed on present-day ethical problems raised by the ever increasing prevalence of technology, social media, and mass media in professional and personal life. Students will consider the social, capital, and moral aspects of new media, as well as the rights, duties, motivations, and consequences of social networking services. Finally, students will explore the impact of social media on societal, political, and informational practices of individuals and organizations.