The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Fixing Social Media

This course examines sociotechnical problems with existing modes of social media and works towards building new, affirmative visions for social media through technical and policy means. Students will examine interventions to address problems with contemporary social media and design and develop possible interventions.

Department: 

PubP&Adm

Catalog Number: 

697M

Class Number: 

34789

Instructor: 

Ethan Zuckerman

Meeting Times: 

M 7:00-9:30 PM

Course Type: 

Graduate Electives

Credits: 

3

Semester: