What role does technology play in our Society?


Introduction   Task | Resources | The Process | Evaluation | Conclusion


Introduction


Did you know that:



 

The Task

Welcome.   Your task is to examine the role technology plays in our society.  Consider the issues listed above or decide on your own technology and society topic. (Your topic must be approved by the instructor before you precede with your study).  
         

          RESEARCH          Read
        EVALUATE AND WRITE A SUMMARY REPORT


 

Resources

Listed below you will find web sites that contain articles or research information on the Technology and Society topics that you will be studying and writing about.
 

Washington Post Online  
 

SUNY Stony Brook Library  
 

Google Search Engine

New York Times






 

The Process

 

 
 



 
 

Evaluation

Your  summary should be well written.  It should show me that you understood the main points of the articles that you read.  It must be word processed and be one page, double spaced.




 

Conclusion

Technology is ever changing.  As students of the new millennium, it is our job to examine and perhaps resolve the conflicts that surround the technological advances and future potential of technology that exists in our world today.  It's our job to reflect upon the impact it has on the all the citizens of the world - economically, politically, and environmentally.  Are we up for the challenge.?


 


This page written by Marypat Taveras   Feel free to e-mail me with any questions.
Last updated date.  04/18/02

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