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CS 491 EIT - Intro to Inclusive Terminology

Last offered Fall 2024

Official Description

Seminar on topics of current interest as announced in the Class Schedule. Course Information: 0 to 4 undergraduate hours. 0 to 4 graduate hours. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated in the same or separate terms if topics vary to a maximum of 4 hours. Prerequisite: As specified for each topic offering, see Class Schedule or departmental course description.

Section Description

This course is an introduction to topics of social justice, inclusive terminology, and intersectionality. Through watching videos and discussing questions in small groups, participants will learn about identity, intersectionality, gender, sex, sexuality, disability, race, and ethnicity. The discussions are designed to help participants gain fluency with vocabulary, understand their own and others? experiences, and learn about historical context and systemic issues. The content of the course is drawn from a resource developed in collaboration with the National Center for Women & Information Technology.

Related Faculty

Intro to Inclusive TerminologyEIT40557LCD11700 - 1750 R  0216 Siebel Center for Comp Sci Colleen M. Lewis