Tomorrow Today: Political Economy & Culture of the Future


Summer 2014 quarter

Taught by

political economy

2113: Can we see the future in the present? In this class we won't become psychics, but we will use developments, trends, and "futurecasting" to offer informed assessments of life and the economy in 50-100 years. Futuristic movies will allow us to examine concerns about the future as a window into present-day culture. We will converse via Skype with Japanese students to exchange views. Final projects will offer projections of the future with the option of making a short movie. What will the future bring in your life, your community, and your world? No books or special software will be required.

Fields of Study

Location and Schedule

Campus location

Olympia

Schedule

Offered during: Day

Advertised schedule: Second Summer Session, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1-5pm

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Online Learning

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Registration Information

Credits: 4 (Summer)

Class standing: Freshmen–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 25

Summer

Course Reference Number

Second Session (4 credits): 40132

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