Introduction to technology and its effect on various consumer populations in the human service field. Examination of the historical development, recent technological advancements and the impact of technology for consumers, providers and society in the fields of adaptive devices, surveillance, and medications. Examination of the applicability of these technologies and the ethical considerations their use presents. Non-HSR majors may take the course with permission of the instructor. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): HSR115 and PHL210 and WRSELC. (Science, Technology and Society) Spring Only.