Theology and new technologies (seminar)

Course Information
TitleΘΕΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΝΕΕΣ ΤΕΧΝΟΛΟΓΙΕΣ (Σεμινάριο) / Theology and new technologies (seminar)
SchoolSocial Theology and Christian Culture
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorElpidoforos (ioannis) Lampryniadis
Course ID600001518

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will understand in depth the technological background of new technologies (such as electronic signatures, the Internet, digitization, etc.) so that they can confront the theological issues-challenges arising from their use.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1) Electronic signatures and Theology - Part 1 (History, Cryptography and Theology - Technological background) 2) Electronic signatures and Theology - Part 2 (Technological background cont.) 3) Electronic signatures and Theology – Part 3 (Legal issues related to electronic signatures: law-regulatory framework, electronic signatures- certificates using examples) 4) Electronic signatures and Theology - part 4 (Electronic signature applications and emerging theological issues: Electronic cards-IDs, citizenship card, privacy issues) 5) Internet and Theology (Technological background) 6) Domain names and Theology (Technological background, regulatory framework, emerging legal and theological issues from the operation of domain name system-situational analysis) 7) Websites and Theology - Part 1 (Technological background) 8) Websites and Theology - Part 2 (Ethical issues, legal approach, theological issues and technological challenges emerging from Internet use) 9) Web Sites and Theology - Part 3 (Privacy issues emerging from Internet use - situational analysis of internet crimes with theological interest) 10) Digitization and Theology - Part 1 (Technological background: digitization, storage and image compression, processing examples of theological images) 11) Digitization and Theology – Part 2 (Technological background: digitization, storage and audio-video compression, processing examples of theological audio-video) 12) Digitization and Theology - Part 3 (Copyright issues of theological material) 13) Digitization and Theology - Part 4 (Use of digitization for the preservation of theological content-heritage)
new technologies, Theology
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Laboratory Work
Reading Assigment
Interactive Teaching in Information Center
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities
Written assigments
Student Assessment
Final exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
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