SANT1019 - Human, Technology and Interdisciplinarity


New from the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100 1 weeks ALLE

Course content

The course focuses on the interface between the social human condition and collaborative technologies and interdisciplinary cooperation. You will learn how to reflect upon and to participate in interdisciplinary interaction involving communication technology.

Learning outcome

Upon completion of this course you

- have developed theoretical and philosophical knowledge about the ways in which technology interacts with society
- have developed specific understandings of the challenges and possibilities that comes with interdisciplinary cooperation
- have obtained thematic, empirical and theoretical knowhow about social interaction in complex technological environments

- can identify and formulate hypothesis and problem statements relevant to humanity, technology and interdisciplinarity
- can apply concepts, models and modes of analysis to real life work situations
- have developed an ability to convey you research results both written and verbally

General competence
- have developed an awareness about Norwegian and international work life
- have obtained competence about social science methods and theories
- can identify relevant issues

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, group work, seminars, utilization of digital tools of interaction.

Compulsory assignments

  • Oral presentation

Further on evaluation

One week home examination.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Required previous knowledge


Course materials

See reading list available at the beginning of the semester.

More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 2
No.of specialization hours: 2

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Anthropology
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Social Anthropology



Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100 ALLE

Release 2020-11-20

Submission 2020-11-27

Release 10:00

Submission 12:00

Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Home examination 100/100 ALLE

Release 2021-06-04

Submission 2021-06-11

Release 10:00

Submission 12:00

Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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