Academic Catalog

PHIL515 PHILOSOPHY OF TECHNOLOGY I

Course Code: 2410515
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Philosophy
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AHMET NAM
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Technology assessment, technoaxiology, responsibility of increased technological power, historical, epistemological and metaphysical problems regarding technology, information and computers, the problems of philosophy of technology as a recently emerged philosophical discipline.