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Fall 2017
Jul 04, 2022
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CCTP 754 - Networks and Intl Development
*Counts as IBD certificate elective.

Today's advances in communication and information technologies are redefining the networks of exchange linking countries worldwide. These structural changes in the global economy pose both opportunities and challenges for the developing world. In this class, we will examine the changes that are taking place, and determine strategies that developing countries might pursue to enhance their future social and economic prospects. As we shall see, how and to what purposes advanced networking technologies and deployed will depend not only on their technical characteristics and capabilities, but also--and perhaps more importantly--on the social, economic, and political forces driving their deployment and use. 

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 Lab hours

Levels: MN or MC Graduate
Schedule Types: Seminar

Commun, Culture & Technology Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      MN or MC Graduate

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