Ethics, Public Policy, and Technological Change
Public Policy H&S - Humanities & Sciences
Examination of recent developments in computing technology and platforms through the lenses of philosophy, public policy, social science, and engineering. Course is organized around five main units: algorithmic decision-making and bias; data privacy and civil liberties; artificial intelligence and autonomous systems; the power of private computing platforms; and issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the technology sector. Each unit considers the promise, perils, rights, and responsibilities at play in technological developments. Prerequisite: CS106A.
Cross Listed Courses
ROP - Letter or Credit/No Credit
Course Repeatable for Degree Credit?
This course has been approved for the following WAYS
Ethical Reasoning (ER)
Does this course satisfy the University Language Requirement?