Responsible and Innovative Knowledge Production

2018/2019

Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Bachelor's degree.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Students who complete this module can:

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • explain how discourses, institutions and professions have historically shaped the conceptual landscape of innovative and responsible knowledge production
  • identify and explain different theories relevant for analysis and discussion of responsible and innovative technology
  • explain the role of technological experts in innovative and responsible knowledge production

Skills

  • draw connections between responsibility and innovation
  • analyse and evaluate cases dealing with responsible and innovative knowledge production

Competences

  • transfer knowledge and skills achieved in the module to suggest concrete responsible and innovative solutions to different kinds of problems
  • disseminate obtained knowledge to other researchers.

Type of instruction

Teaching is a combination of lectures, group assignments, individual presentations and study groups.



Exam

Exams

Name of examResponsible and Innovative Knowledge Production
Type of exam
Active participation/continuous evaluation
ECTS5
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAre described in the Framework Provisions.

Facts about the module

Danish titleAnsvarlig og innovativ vidensproduktion
Module codeTBITANK12103
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
SemesterAutumn
ECTS5
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg, Campus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudyboard for Techno-Anthropology, Sustainable Design and Integrated Food studies
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design
SchoolSchool of Architecture, Design and Planning