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 explores how information and communication are affecting economic, social, political, and cultural change in Sub-Saharan Africa. It considers 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 1, 2015, 9:41 am
(Subject to change)
No textbooks are required for this course; see the syllabus for more information.