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ITIA7 Games and Internet in Society 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Information Studies and Interactive Media
School of Information Sciences

Learning outcomes

After completing the study module, student is able to:
- contextualize the development of the internet in cultural history
- analyze relations between interactive media and other societal phenomena
- understand how games and play can be harnessed for instrumental purposes – and understand what are the limits of such instrumentalizations
- describe how society regulates games and internet.

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Jaakko Stenros, Teacher responsible
Jani Kinnunen, Teacher responsible

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7-Mar-2016 – 29-May-2016
Wed 16-Mar-2016 - 4-May-2016 weekly at 12-15, PinniB 0016, 13.4. and 4.5. at 12-16
Group work