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MAS2102 Technoculture
Credit Points: 15
This unit conceptualises communications, community and culture as patterns of interaction and exchange. It constructs science and technology in relation to continuing questions of power and neutrality, gender and ethnicity, equity and access, local and global. Its objective is to introduce students to perspectives which will facilitate the critical evaluation of narratives surrounding technological advance, policy and regulation, and the mediated production of culture in industrialised societies.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAAADKMedia and Cultural Studies Major
MIAADXMedia and Cultural Studies Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010