SMC316H1: Social Technology and Networks

Hours: 
24L

Social media tools and platforms are deeply embedded in our contemporary lives. But what consequences do they have for how we think, how we feel, how we socialize, how we understand ourselves, and how our networked society and culture functions? Students in this course will explore, examine, and debate these questions with reference to their everyday experiences and current examples.

Prerequisite: 

Enrolment priority for students enrolled in a Book and Media Studies program

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)