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PAF 3040 Information and Society
3.0 Hours; 3.0 Credits

This course surveys the nature, production, values, and uses of information in historical perspective; the latest developments in information technology; the ways information is produced and disseminated, and how they affect business, politics, media, science, arts, and culture; the growth of the ?information society?; and major information policy issues in contemporary society.

Cross-listed with COM 3040 and LIB 3040.

Prerequisite: ENG 2100