Academic Catalog

STPS526 TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE AND THE LABOUR PROCESS

Course Code: 8310526
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Science And Technology Policy Studies
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Lecturer Dr. BURAK ZOLU
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Labour process theory; the relationship of man and the machine; mechanisation versus craft work; skill and knowledge at work; historical analysis of technical change in the labour process; technological change in the workplaces; contemporary debates on technology and work.