Selected Topics in Science, Technology and Society

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
7.5
PERIOD
05/02/2024 to 17/05/2024

Course Description

Course Description: This course aims to examine the selected substantial topics in science, technology and society. A special emphasis will be made to focus on societal reflections of scientific and technological developments, which transforms the modern world, with their historical backgrounds. This course intends to bring a view on macro level and global perspective in science, technology and society topics.

Time format

weekly

Educational-info

Application deadline

29/01/2024

Competences

Students who succeed in this course will improve their ability to;
1. Evaluate science and technology in social context,
2. Analyze the contemporary scientific and technological problems that affect society,
3. Question the different products of science and technology that shape the societies in global scale,
4. Develop critical point of view to problems in science, technology and society.

Prerequisites

None

Duration

42 h - 14 weeks

Day of the weeks

 

ECTS

7.5

Validation mode

Presentations, Term Papers

Maximum number of students

5

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Organizer

Partner

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

Faculty

Graduate School

Department

Science, Technology and Society

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