851-0101-87L  World Views in the Digital Age

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersJ. Leuthold, C. aus der Au Heymann
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentNumber of participants limited to 36.

AbstractWorld views guide our thoughts and our actions even though we may not be aware of it. By means of lectures, discussions and contributions of participants, we examine elements of world views regarding the underlying philosophical concepts and their relations to the sciences, philosophy and religion.
ObjectiveStudents shall obtain a basis for their own exploration of world views, with a focus on new technological developments.
Prior knowledge of philosophical concepts and history is not required but are studied in the course.