Universität Wien FIND

180072 VO Introduction to Philosophy of Technology (2019W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie

Moodle; Tu 26.11. 15:00-16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß

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Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The first lecture is on 08.10.2019.
StudienassistentIn: Lena Starkl (lena.starkl@univie.ac.at)

Tuesday 08.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 15.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 22.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 29.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 05.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 12.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 19.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 03.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 10.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 17.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 07.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 14.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 28.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal III NIG Erdgeschoß

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Aims, contents and method of the course

This course aims to introduce students to central themes and approach in the philosophy of technology and media. The students will be asked to engage with the themes, methods, and literature offered in the lectures. A wide range of theories and approaches will be offered, from different traditions in philosophy. At the end of the course they should have excellent knowledge of the main themes and approaches and be able to apply these to specific issues and technologies/media, taking into account actual discussions about technology.

Assessment and permitted materials

Assessment: written exam.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

At the end of the course students should have excellent knowledge of the main themes and approaches and be able to apply these to specific issues and technologies/media, taking into account actual discussions about technology.

Examination topics

Reading list

Reading materials will be announced in the lectures.

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