Responsible and Innovative Knowledge Production


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


  • 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


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


  • 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.



Name of examResponsible and Innovative Knowledge Production
Type of exam
Active participation/continuous evaluation
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
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg, Campus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudyboard for Techno-Anthropology, Sustainable Design and Integrated Food studies
DepartmentDepartment of Architecture, Design and Media Technology
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design