Syllabus for Technology, Power and the Future of Humanity

Teknik, makt och mänsklighetens framtid

A revised version of the syllabus is available.

Syllabus

  • 7.5 credits
  • Course code: 1MV063
  • Education cycle: First cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Sustainable Development G2F

    Explanation of codes

    The code indicates the education cycle and in-depth level of the course in relation to other courses within the same main field of study according to the requirements for general degrees:

    First cycle

    • G1N: has only upper-secondary level entry requirements
    • G1F: has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • G1E: contains specially designed degree project for Higher Education Diploma
    • G2F: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • G2E: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements, contains degree project for Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
    • GXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified

    Second cycle

    • A1N: has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • A1F: has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • A1E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (60 credits)
    • A2E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (120 credits)
    • AXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified

  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (3), Pass with credit (4), Pass with distinction (5)
  • Established: 2016-03-10
  • Established by:
  • Revised: 2019-02-14
  • Revised by: The Faculty Board of Science and Technology
  • Applies from: Autumn 2019
  • Entry requirements: 60 credits
  • Responsible department: Department of Earth Sciences

Syllabus Revisions

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: Autumn 2021

Some titles may be available electronically through the University library.

  • Nye, David E. Technology matters : questions to live with

    Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2006

    Find in the library

    Mandatory

  • Hornborg, Alf Myten om maskinen : essäer om makt, modernitet och miljö / Alf Hornborg

    Göteborg: Daidalos, 2010

    Find in the library

    Mandatory

  • Digitalt kompendium online TMMF

    CEMUS, 2020

    www.cemus.uu.se/tmmf

    Mandatory

Reading list revisions