This course is a general survey of the history of technology from the Industrial Revolution to the present. The course focuses on technology as a means to solve human problems, real or perceived, and the unexpected and unintended side-effects of technology in such areas as: energy, communications, economics, health care, and transportation.
3 credits (3 lecture hours), Spring
This course satisfies SUNY General Education requirements for Western Civilization.
These credits count toward the Social Sciences (list C) requirements for graduation.