SP.259 / ESG.SP259 Information and Communication Technology in Africa

Spring 2006

An outdoor classroom in Sudan.
An outdoor classroom in Northern Bahr el Ghazal, Sudan. (Image courtesy of the United States Agency for International Development.)

Course Highlights

This course features readings and student projects.

Course Description

This is a discussion-based, interactive seminar on the development of information and communication technology in Sub-Saharan Africa. The students will seek to understand the issues surrounding designing and instituting policy, and explore the possible ways in which they can make an impact on information and communication technology in Africa.
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Raja Bobbili
Prof. Shigeru Miyagawa

Course Meeting Times

One session / week
2 hours / session