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SOC 320 - Video Games And Society
Video Games And Society
Prerequisite: LAC student with T1M course or GER student.

It has been widely accepted that movies impact and offer a representation of how we perceive our world, yet few had made a similar connection with video games. This course offers a general overview of video games in U.S. society where students will critically analyze complex social issues facing the industry today, in particular on issues of race, gender, and history. Finally, students will examine the possiblility of using video game technology to solve problems like poverty, diplomacy, and various medical issues like PTSD.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Soc, Anthr, Crim & Social Wk Department

Course Attributes:
LAC T2IT-Applied Info Tech

Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Non Credit

Prerequisites:
Prerequisite LAC T2IT

General Requirements:

Course Attribute: T1M
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