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Culture and Technology

Courses in this area of study explore the impact of interactive technologies and digital media on our everyday experiences in contemporary culture. They consider the potential for design processes and designed products to support and empower communities through cultural expression, education, and economic development. They address important issues such as ethics, social justice, the cultural construction of media, and its power to shape society. Furthermore, these courses trace the history of technology and media, examining the people, processes, and innovations that contributed to the tools we use in IMM today.

Courses Offered:

  • IMM 170 – SPECIAL TOPIC: WHAT’S NEW IS OLD: A HISTORY OF INNOVATION

  • IMM 270 – SPECIAL TOPIC: SPEAKING WITH CONFIDENCE

  • IMM 280 – DESIGN PERSPECTIVES IN IMM

  • IMM 370 – SPECIAL TOPIC: THE CULT OF TECHNOLOGY

  • IMM 370 – SPECIAL TOPIC: THE HIGH-TECH EXPATRIATE

  • IMM 470 – SPECIAL TOPIC: DUST OR MAGIC: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF INTERACTIVE DESIGN

  • IMM 470 – SPECIAL TOPIC: TECH & THE EXPERIENCE OF PLACE

  • IMM 470 – SPECIAL TOPIC: DESIGNING CREATIVE SPACES

  • IMM 470 – SPECIAL TOPIC: USER EXPERIENCE USER INTERFACE

  • IMM 470 – SPECIAL TOPIC: THE METHODS OF FRED ROGERS

  • IMM 470 – SPECIAL TOPIC: ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNALISM