Sustainable technology in society: introduction



This course introduces students to basic concepts and theories of the interweavement of technology and society and the challenges this interweavement brings to sustainable innovation processes. In order to increase student’s awareness of this interweavement, the course focuses on a set of real-life innovation cases. Combining lectures, readings, and group discussions in group assignments, students will gain hands-on experience on how they can apply these concepts and theories in their reflections on specific sustainable innovation cases. Through this application, they will gain a deeper understanding of the complexity of society and sustainable innovation.
Course period1/09/12 → …
Course levelIntroductory
Course formatCourse