Course Description

Technology and Society, PHILOS 3

A study of the nature of technology, its relation to human values, the philosophical assumptions in its development, and the philosophical implications of technology.

Key Information

Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Irvine, Philosophy

Course Credit:

Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.

If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.

UC Berkeley:
Unit Credit

UC Davis:
General Education: SS

UC Irvine:
General Education: II. Science and Technology
Major Requirement: One of the required "A." choices for UCI Philosophy B.A. Majors

UC Los Angeles:
General Education: Possible GE cross-listing. Petition your advising unit with syllabus.

UC Merced:
units toward degree (see your advisor)

UC Riverside:
General Education: Elective units

UC San Diego:
General Education: TMC 1 course toward lower division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major, Seventh - 1 course towards Alternatives - Humanities; Muir: 1 course in a Humanities theme in "Philosophical Perspectives"; Warren - May be counted depending on major/PofC/A
Major Requirement: Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) lower division elective credit

UC San Francisco:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Barbara:
General Education: Area E - Culture and Thought
Major Requirement: Approved as a lower division elective for Philosophy Majors

UC Santa Cruz:
Major Requirement: elective for Philosophy major or minor.

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Sven Bernecker
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