National Science Foundation
Foundations of the Future
Vermont State Colleges and Technical Centers
Module Emerging: Emerging Technologies. (1 cr)
This module looks various trends and forces shaping information technology and probable changes that will occur from a futurists perspective.
The learner is expected to have the following preparation:
This module should be done during the last third of a degree program
Partnership courses satisfying this module: none
While this course should be taken during the last third of a degree program, there is no prerequisite.
The module maps is intended for persons who have not had a course in which the main focus was information technology futures and expected changes during the next decade.
To demonstrate knowledge and competence in the module, the learner will:
pass a multiple choice test covering the notions, rules, exceptions, and typical uses of the new material at a 85% level
Written research paper on an emerging technology after agreement of the instructor
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