Etisk argumentation

2018/2019

Modulets indhold, forløb og pædagogik

The module will introduce the students to advanced ideas and problems related to ethical aspects of persuasive systems. This also includes problems related to the choices the users of systems are facing when interacting with the system. During the course of the module, the students will engage in lectures and discussions on argumentation, formal logic and ethics based on earlier studies in “Logic and Time” and in lectures on ethical aspects of persuasive systems.

Læringsmål

Viden

In the module the students will acquire knowledge of:

  • theories of argumentation and formal logic as a continuation of the lectures presented in “Logic and Time”

  • aspects of ethics in the context of persuasive systems as a continuation of the lectures presented in Logic and Time

  • theories of ethical argumentation

Færdigheder

In the module the students will acquire skills in:

  • detecting and a analysing ethical aspects of persuasive systems

  • observing and analysing problems using ethical argumentation in the context of persuasive systems

Kompetencer

In the module the students will acquire competences in:

  • taking an analytical, reflective and critical approach to the use of ethical argumentation and analysis in the context of persuasive systems

  • engaging in an interdisciplinary collaboration on basic problems related to logic and time in a specific context

  • identifying own learning needs and structuring own learning in relation to the use of notions of ethical argumentation

Eksamen

Prøver

Prøvens navnEthical Argumentation.
Prøveform
Skriftlig
The test should be carried out within 3 days. The student should produce a report on a given problem related to logic and time in persuasive systems. The report may not exceed 10 pages.
ECTS5
Tilladte hjælpemidler
Alle skriftlige og alle elektroniske hjælpemidler
Bedømmelsesform7-trins-skala
CensurIntern prøve
VurderingskriterierIn the evaluation of the examination performance, the grade 12 will only be awarded to students who give an excellent performance and demonstrate that they have fulfilled the above objectives exhaustively or with only a few insignificant omissions.

Fakta om modulet

Engelsk titelEthical Argumentation
ModulkodeKAINFOAR1710
ModultypeKursus
Varighed1 semester
SemesterForår
ECTS5
UndervisningssprogEngelsk
UndervisningsstedCampus Aalborg
Modulansvarlig

Organisation

StudienævnStudienævnet for Kommunikation og Digitale Medier
FakultetDet Humanistiske Fakultet