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CIS 101W Introduction to Computing - Learning Community

Learning Community Course Description:Material from the computing course will help students evaluate the way in which literature about technology reflects our culture and the anxieties introduced by technological change. Students will master basic computing and essay writing skills by completing a series of assignments that combine the analysis of literature and culture with hands-on computer skills. Exploration of recurring themes of technology's attractions and threats in the past will be followed by study of science fiction works on robotics and the new genres of Cyberpunk and online fiction.

Credits

3 credits

Corequisite

ENG 120W