Universität Wien FIND

180064 FS Robot Ethics (2019S)

10.00 ECTS (4.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung

Details

max. 30 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch

Lehrende

Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

TutorIn: Isabel Walter (isabel.walter@univie.ac.at)

Donnerstag 14.03. 15:00 - 20:00 Hörsaal 3F NIG 3.Stock
Freitag 15.03. 13:15 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3F NIG 3.Stock
Donnerstag 21.03. 15:00 - 20:00 Hörsaal 3F NIG 3.Stock
Freitag 22.03. 13:15 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3F NIG 3.Stock
Mittwoch 27.03. 13:15 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3B NIG 3.Stock
Donnerstag 28.03. 15:00 - 20:00 Hörsaal 3F NIG 3.Stock
Freitag 05.04. 13:15 - 18:15 Hörsaal 2G, NIG Universitätsstraße 7/Stg. II/2.Stock, 1010 Wien
Freitag 03.05. 13:15 - 18:15 Hörsaal 2G, NIG Universitätsstraße 7/Stg. II/2.Stock, 1010 Wien

Information

Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

Current technological developments in the field of robotics, automation, and artificial intelligence raise ethical questions. Consider for instance the use of robots in health care, the automation of cars, and the use of intelligent military drones, or the development of more intelligent artificial agents. This course gives an overview of issues and approaches in this field, shows how these issues relate to interesting problems in philosophy, and connects to relevant public debates.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

In the first session students will be introduced to the topic and the recent literature in the field. The course will be assessed by means of weekly student presentations, regular attendance and significant participation in discussions, weekly commentaries on the literature, and a longer essay at the end of the course (max. 4000 words).

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

Lecture, literature reading and discussion. (in English)

Prüfungsstoff

In-depth knowledge of the recent literature on the topic, ability to critically engage with the problems discussed in the course, and the skill to connect technological developments to philosophical problems.

Literatur

Literature will be provided via Moodle and in the course, mainly in the form of recent journal articles.

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Letzte Änderung: Di 03.09.2019 12:08