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Freedom, Privacy, and Technology

 

The aim of this cluster is to provide the knowledge that will enable those who complete the cluster to face thoughtfully the question of the appropriate use of and limitations upon modern technology. One important feature of the cluster is that it brings together actual sciences with humanistic and social science disciplines.

Sophomore Inquiry:

The Sophomore Inquiry course for this Cluster is UNST 230.

 

For a printable PDF that lists the courses offered in this Cluster, click here.


Please see your adviser before registering for any classes.
Departments Associated With Cluster

Biology

  • BI 346U: Genes and Society (Crosslisted with WS 346U)
  • BI 372U: Nanotechnology: Society and Sustainability (Crosslisted with SCI 372U)

Communication

  • COMM 312U: Media Literacy

Computer Science

  • CS 346U: Exploring Complexity in Science and Technology (Crosslisted with SYSC 346U)
  • CS 347U: The Internet Age
  • CS 348U: Digital Media and Society

Conflict Resolution

  • CR 304U: Participating in Democracy

Criminology & Criminal Justice

  • CCJ 355U: Perspectives on Terrorism

History

  • HST 339U: Environment and History
  • HST 387U: History of Modern Science

Philosophy

  • PHL 306U: Science and Pseudoscience
  • PHL 308U: Elementary Ethics
  • PHL 309U: Business Ethics
  • PHL 310U: Environmental Ethics
  • PHL 311U: Morality of Punishment
  • PHL 312U: Feminist Philosophy (Crosslisted with WS 312U)
  • PHL 313U: Life and Death Issues
  • PHL 314U: Computer Ethics
  • PHL 320U: Critical Thinking
  • PHL 333U: Philosophy of Law
  • PHL 355U: Morality and Health Care

Physics

  • PH 378U: Learning Science Through Science Fiction (Crosslisted with SCI 355U)
  • PH 382U: Introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (Crosslisted with SCI 382U)

Political Science

  • PS 318U: Media, Opinion and Voting
  • PS 325U: Politics and Legal Enforcement of Morals

Public Health Education

  • PHE 351U: Film and Health

Science in the Liberal Arts

  • SCI 355U: Learning Science Through Science Fiction (Crosslisted with PH 378U)
  • SCI 359U: Biopolitics
  • SCI 361U: Science: Power-Knowledge
  • SCI 365U: The Science of Women's Bodies (Crosslisted with WS 365U)
  • SCI 372U: Nanotechnology: Society and Sustainability (Crosslisted with BI 372U)
  • SCI 382U: Introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (Crosslisted with PH 382U)

Systems Science

  • SYSC 332U: Intro to Agent-Based Modeling
  • SYSC 336U: Networks and Society
  • SYSC 346U: Exploring Complexity in Science and Technology (Crosslisted with CS 346U)
  • SYSC 399U: Big Data and the Modern World

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

  • WS 312U: Feminist Philosophy (Crosslisted with PHL 312U)
  • WS 346U: Genes and Society (Crosslisted with BI 346U)
  • WS 365U: The Science of Women's Bodies (Crosslisted with SCI 365U)
Cluster Coordinator: 
University Studies
Office Number: 
CH 117
PSU Phone: 
503-725-5890