Pillar 4: Bring Computational Literacy to All

Every student gains the computational literacy that enables them to understand the impact of technology, to harness its power in their life, and to be a responsible citizen in our digital society.

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The Digital Intelligence (DQ) Certificate is an undergraduate interdisciplinary course of study within Science & Society, and is designed to provide foundational understanding of contemporary and emerging computational thinking in areas including:

  • Artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Machine learning
  • Web technologies
  • Cybersecurity
  • Databases
  • Software engineering
  • Network protocols

This training is coupled with training in ethical, legal, social, and policy frameworks needed to understand the complexities of technology’s impact on our world. The certificate provides students with a holistic understanding of computational technologies and their relationship to society. Learn more about the DQ Certificate.