Special Topics: Issues in Information and Communication in Sub-Saharan Africa
CLASS SESSION: Monday, July 08, 2013-Thursday, August 08, 2013
Please register for SLIS J795A no later than July 1, 2013.
Official Course Session Dates: Course Begin/End and Drop/Add/Withdrawal
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Registrars Office graduate listing for this course
Instructor: Kendra Albright
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Information and communication are closely linked with development and economic globalization. This graduate level course will explore how information and communication are affecting economic, social, political, and cultural change in Sub-Saharan Africa. It will consider various country experiences with topics including the digital divide, literacy and healthcare, e-government, and the empowerment of women.
Information is accurate as of
December 15, 2017, 9:00 am
(Subject to change)
No textbooks are required for this course; see the syllabus for more information.