The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
English (Instruction, Examination)
good understanding of the function of science fiction as critical medium of technological changes, and as a forum of philosophical speculation; good understanding of the consequences of specific techno-scientific advances stemming from their application and consumption; good understanding of what it means to be human in a technologically-dominated world; critical analysis of literary texts.
Adapt to new situations
Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
Be critical and self-critical
Advance free, creative and causative thinking
ramifications of technology, robots, cyborgs, cyberspace, virtual reality, cloning
Educational Material Types
a final examination, in-class oral presentations, written project
Student Assessment methods
Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)