Digital Citizenship

Code: OLRN1459

Course description

“Digital citizenship” is a new area of study that examines the ways in which we can engage in civic life through online communication. Through the use of case study, online exploration, and discussion you will examine the positive benefits and potential risk factors that affect us as digital citizens. This course will also explore contemporary issues in online communication such as internet surveillance, personal health, and social etiquette in order to promote a more active citizenry of online learners.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019. Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019.