Andrew L. Thall, Ph.D.
Recent Courses Taught
The Computer as a Mirror of the World. FYS 101.
"When is a map the territory?" This course places computer simulation and modeling in historical and social context, discussing scientific, philosophical, religious, moral, and economic impact of the new technology and underlying principles.
This revision of the previous offering uses mobile digital devices and social media (iPads and SMS texting systems via cell-phones) both as areas of study and as creative tools for coursework and communication.