CORC 3116 The Dangers of Technology
3 hours; 3 credits
Exploration of the pros and cons of technology in society from a literary and cinematic perspective, beginning with the myth of Prometheus. Readings may include Hesiod, Aeschylus, Mary Shelley, Michael Crichton, films such as Metropolis and Terminator, and the television series Battlestar Galactica. Satisfies Pathways College Option requirement.
Prerequisite: Junior standing.
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