2018-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) 
    
    Apr 01, 2020  
2018-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda)
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STS-UY 2444 History and Philosophy of Internet Technology

4 Credits
This course investigates implementations of internet technologies. We will examine the founding premises of the internet, uncovering the assumptions about culture, policy objectives, and ideals of practitioners, both before and after the worldwide web. The course investigates typical claims about the internet, such as its capability to inculcate democracy, and also the development of the attendant hardware and software infrastructure.

Prerequisite(s): Completion of EXPOS-UA 1  or EXPOS-UA 4 .
Note: Satisfies a Humanities and Social Sciences Elective.



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