GDBU1035
IT and Society

GDBU1035
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?

如果你想了解資訊技術如何改變你的生活,例如︰

  • 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?
你就必須報讀這科目……課堂討論緊貼社會趨勢,令我們可以學以致用。即使對網絡或資訊科技方面沒有多大認識的同學,上課時都一定能聽得懂,值得推介。

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Ran Wong

Remarks:

Notes for all GE courses

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