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Module INF-82-57-M-2

Computer Science and Society (M, 3.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
INF-82-57-M-2 Computer Science and Society 3.0 CP (90 h)

Basedata

CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [2] Bachelor (Fundamentals)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Lecturers
Area of study [INF-LA] Teacher Education
Reference course of study [INF-31.79-SG] B.Ed. LaGR Computer Science
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Notice

As an alternative to the course [INF-02-22-K-2], the course SO-04-8.112-V-6 from the Department of Social Sciences is also recognized. Please contact the person in charge of recognition.

Courses

Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Module-Part
Presence-Time /
Self-Study
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
2V INF-02-22-K-2
Computer Science and Society
P 28 h 62 h
AUSARB
- no 3.0 WiSe
  • About [INF-02-22-K-2]: Title: "Computer Science and Society"; Presence-Time: 28 h; Self-Study: 62 h
  • About [INF-02-22-K-2]: The study achievement "[AUSARB] written elaboration" must be obtained.

Evaluation of grades

The module is not graded (only study achievements)..


Contents

  • Acting responsibly in dealing with IT systems
  • The role of information systems for social and societal participation
  • informational self-determination
  • legal aspects (e.g. copyright, personal rights, plagiarism)
  • Role of information systems for social and societal participation
  • Guidelines, rules of conduct, ethics
  • Privacy and security
  • Computer science histoty

Competencies / intended learning achievements

The students
  • know about the interactions between computer science and society;
  • know and consider essential rules of conduct for computer scientists;
  • have basic legal knowledge and an awareness of the law in dealing with information systems.

Literature

  • M. Dusseldorp, R. Beecroft (Hg.): Technikfolgen abschätzen lehren. Bildungspotenziale transdisziplinärer Methoden; Wiesbaden, 2012.
  • J. Friedrich und andere: Informatik und Gesellschaft, Spektrum, 1994.
  • I. Geis und M. Helfrich, Datenschutzrecht, 8. Aufl. München: dtv Verlagsgesellschaft, 2012.
  • A. Grunwald: Technikfolgenabschätzung; Berlin, 2010.
  • M. Kelly und J. Bielby, Information Cultures in the Digital Age: A Festschrift in Honor of Rafael Capurro, 1st ed. 2016. New York, NY: Springer VS, 2016.
  • C. Könneker: Unsere digitale Zukunft: In welcher Welt wollen wir leben? Springer, 2017.
  • C. Kucklick: Die granulare Gesellschaft: Wie das Digitale unsere Wirklichkeit auflöst. Berlin: Ullstein Taschenbuch, 2016.
  • M. Noorman, "Computing and Moral Responsibility", in The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Winter 2016., E. N. Zalta, Hrsg. Metaphysics Research Lab, Stanford University, 2016.
  • G. Stamatellos: Computer Ethics. A global perspective, Sudbury, 2007.
  • J. Sullins, "Information Technology and Moral Values", in The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Spring 2016., E. N. Zalta, Hrsg. Metaphysics Research Lab, Stanford University, 2016.
  • R. Thomason, "Logic and Artificial Intelligence", in The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Winter 2016., E. N. Zalta, Hrsg. Metaphysics Research Lab, Stanford University, 2016.
  • J. Weizenbaum: Macht der Computer - Ohnmacht der Vernunft, 2000.
  • R. V. Yampolskiy, Artificial Superintelligence: A Futuristic Approach, 2015 edition. Boca Raton: Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2015.

Requirements for attendance of the module (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance of the module (formal)

None

References to Module / Module Number [INF-82-57-M-2]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[INF-31.79-SG] B.Ed. LaGR Computer Science [Compulsory Modules] Further modules [P] Compulsory
[INF-47.79-SG] B.Ed. LaBBS Computer Science [Compulsory Modules] Further modules [P] Compulsory
[INF-B4.79-SG] ZEP LaG Computer Science [Compulsory Modules] Certificate course of studies [P] Compulsory
[INF-B5.79-SG] ZEP LaBBS Computer Science [Compulsory Modules] Certificate course of studies [P] Compulsory
[INF-B2.?-SG] ZEP LaRSP Computer Science [Compulsory Modules] Certificate course of studies [P] Compulsory