Information and Communication Technology in Africa

An outdoor classroom in Sudan.

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

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

SP.259 / ES.SP259

As Taught In

Spring 2006

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Features

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.

Bobbili, Raja, and Shigeru Miyagawa. SP.259 Information and Communication Technology in Africa, Spring 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/special-programs/sp-259-information-and-communication-technology-in-africa-spring-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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