Great Courses: Understanding the Inventions That Changed the World
Thursdays, from 10:00 to 11:30am. Village Center. No registration required. Through this course led by Dr. W. Bernard Carlson, you will come to appreciate how technology undergirds history, defining and shaping daily life, social structure, and how humans find meaning in the world. Dr. W. Bernard Carlson is a professor in the Department of Engineering and Society at the University of Virginia, where he directs the Engineering Business Program. After each DVD lecture there will be a brief discussion period. To receive an email reminder for this event, CLICK HERE.
June 14 Lectures: Cameras, Telephones & Phonographs and Electric Light & Power.
June 28 Lectures: Department Stores & Modern Retailing and Motion Pictures.