Postgraduate Module Descriptor
SOCM950: Science Technology and Society
This module descriptor refers to the 2018/9 academic year.
1. The philosophical and sociological background; 2. Technological determinism; 3. Interpretation and classification; 4. Knowledge and interests; 5. Gender and Technology; 6. Military and productive technologies; 7. Domestic and reproductive Technologies; 8. Relevant social groups; 9. Actor Network Theory; 10. Science communication; 11. Revision
Learning and Teaching
This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities||Guided independent study||Placement / study abroad|
...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:
|Category||Hours of study time||Description|
|Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities||22||11 x 2 hour seminars|
|Guided independent study||278||Independent study|
This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).