Schedule

Week 1

  • Monday 8/26: Introduction (course description, objectives, schedule, assignments, grading, policies, personal introductions and questions)
  • Wednesday 8/28: Being Digital  
    • Before Class: Explore Computer History Museum, Digital Logic [online exhibit]
  • Friday 8/30: Section Introductions

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

Week 5

  • Monday 9/23: No Class
    • Midterm Essays Due
  • Monday 9/25: The PC and the Counterculture (1965-1985)
  • Friday 9/27: The Counterculture

Week 6

  • Monday 9/30: Tron
  • Wednesday 10/2: Tron (cont.)
  • Friday 10/4: Tron Discussion

Week 7

Week 8

  • Monday 10/14: The Matrix
  • Wednesday 10/16: The Matrix (cont.)
  • Friday 10/18: The Matrix Discussion

Week 9

Week 10

Week 11

Week 12

Week 13

Week 14  Thanksgiving Break

Week 15

  • Monday 12/2: Digital Culture and Memory
  • Wednesday 12/4: Exam Review
  • Friday 12/6: Digital Culture Playlist