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CSC 112: Digital Citizen of the 21st Century

Details

  • Professor: Dr. Cathy Bareiss
  • Office SB 027
  • Class Time:
  • Class Location:
  • Textbook:

Description

CSC 112: Digital Citizen of the 21st Century: 2 hours

  • Study of computing and ways it shapes and influences 21st century citizens and society. Provides basic understanding of computing capability and limitations for more informed discussion of issues. Topics may include: news, entertainment, media, identity, communication, relationships, financial transactions, intellectual property, privacy, security. Two lectures a week.
  • Course Objectives: Upon completion of this course students will understand ...
    • various ethical issues in today's digital world
    • various cyber security issues in today's world
    • the impact of technology on today's world
    • the world's impact on technology
    • be able to write good 2-3 page paper
    • be able to take complete lecture notes
  • Student Assessment: One or more of: homeworks, quizzes, projects, and exams
  • Outcome Assessment: Instructor will assess the students' ability to write technical documents in terms of students being able to state things simply and clearly and format the layout of their work to make it easy for the reader to find the information desired.

Course Content

Policies

  * Integrity
  * Late work 

Assignments

Grades

  • Homework and quizzes
  • Programs
  • Exams
  • Grade scale
    • 93% <= average <= 100% -> A
    • 90% <= average < 93% -> A-
    • 87% <= average < 90% -> B+
    • 83% <= average < 87% -> B
    • 80% <= average < 83% -> B-
    • 77% <= average < 80% -> C+
    • 73% <= average < 77% -> C
    • 70% <= average < 73% -> C-
    • 67% <= average < 70% -> D+
    • 63% <= average < 67% -> D
    • 60% <= average < 63% -> D-
    • 0% <= average < 60% -> F

Tentative Schedule

Tuesday Thursday

Services

ADA Statement for Syllabi: The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a law which provides civil rights protection for people with disabilities. Bethel University, in compliance with equal access laws, requests that students with disabilities seeking to acquire accommodations make an appointment with the Center for Academic Success—Disability Services. It is located in the Miller-Moore Academic Center, 033. You may also phone 574-807-7460 or email rachel.kennedy@betheluniversity.edu for an appointment.