IB Information Technology in a Global Society
Prerequisite: Instructor Approval
Credit: 1
Grade Level: 11-12

This course examines the impact of information technology (IT) on individuals and society. Students will explore the use of information systems, the consequences of IT on society, the ethical considerations of IT, and new advances in IT. Throughout the course students must analyze and evaluate the social impact of IT on individuals and society and consider the ethical issues raised by this impact. Social impact and ethical considerations need to be analyzed from local, national and global perspectives. This course is available for International Baccalaureate (IB) credit or elective credit.