The Dennes Room

Philosophy 121

Spring 2019

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
121 Moral Questions of Data Science Kolodny TuTh 8-9:30 Barrows 56

This course explores, from a philosophical perspective, ethical questions arising from collecting, drawing inferences from, and acting on data, especially when these activities are automated and on a large scale. Topics include: bias, fairness, discrimination, interpretability, privacy, paternalism, freedom of speech, and democracy.