SOCI 5213 - Science, Technology & Society, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): HIST 1113 with D or better or HIST 1143 with D or better or HIST 2153 with D or better or PLSC 1043 with D or better or SOCI 1163 with D or better

Level: Upper

Course Attributes: Gen Ed - Social Sciences, Liberal Arts and Science

This course is a survey of the growth of science and technology and their impact upon society as a whole with primary emphasis upon the United States. Major concentration is on the period since the mid-nineteenth century emphasizing the intellectual climate leading to and resulting from scientific and technological changes and the influence of these developments upon industry, government, education, agriculture, ecology and other areas.