IT and Society

Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GDBU1035 FDS (3,3,0)
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What is the course about?

The widespread dissemination of information technology coupled with the expanding application of Internet technology creates a new digital world. GDBU1035 will provide you with an understanding of the use of IT surrounding us. The implications of the IT explosion for you as an individual and for the society as a whole will be discussed in the course.

What do the students say about this course?


  • 我們可以怎樣保護網上的私隱?
  • 想知道社交網絡(如Facebook)如何把我們連在一起,以及使用社交網絡的風險?

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Ran Wong


Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.