ESOC 300: Digital Storytelling and Culture
A foundation for understanding how stories shape communities, identities, memories, and perspectives on our lives. Topics examined include influences on digital storytelling, institutional contexts of production, the audience, and needs or goals of the digital storyteller.
ESOC 318: Disruptive Technologies
An introduction of key concepts and skills needed for those working with information and communication technologies (ICT). The course includes topics such as hardware and software technologies, as well as topics including processing and memory systems, diagnostics and repair strategies, operating systems in both desktop and mobile devices. Students will be challenged to consider current technological disruptions colliding with social needs.
ESOC 150: Social Media and Ourselves
A gateway to understanding and investigating how social media sites influence us and are influenced by us. This course will look critically at the role of social media in our relationships and their impact on society.