Design a Feminist Chatbot
Learn how to design and prototype a chatbot that doesn’t reinforce harmful gender stereotypes in this online coding course from the UAL Creative Computing Institute.
Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone interested in the social implications of technology, specifically the ethical issues surrounding chatbot design.
People curious about coding would benefit from this course, as would academics in the feminist or tech communities.
You might also be interested in the other courses in the Essential Creative Technologies collection from UAL Creative Computing Institute, Lancaster University and the Institute of Coding.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Explore current uses of chatbots and how they work
Interpret concepts of feminism and their relationship to technology
Explore feminist design tools and how they can be applied to chatbot development
Design a chatbot conversation using Whimsical flowcharts
Produce a prototype of a chatbot using Glitch, a community programming environment