752-2123-00L  Risk Awareness, Risk Acceptance and Trust

SemesterSpring Semester 2022
LecturersM. Siegrist
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


752-2123-00 VRisk Awareness, Risk Acceptance and Trust2 hrs
Wed10:15-12:00HG D 7.2 »
M. Siegrist

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AbstractThe course provides an overview about risk perception and acceptance of new technologies. In addition, the most important findings of the research related to decisions under uncertainty are presented.
ObjectiveStudents know the most important theoretical approaches in the domains of risk perception and acceptance of new technologies. Furthermore, students understand the paradigms and the research results in the domain of decision making under uncertainty.

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersM. Siegrist
Typeend-of-semester examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionA repetition date will be offered in the first two weeks of the semester immediately consecutive.
Mode of examinationwritten 90 minutes
Written aidsEs sind keine Hilfsmittel erlaubt

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