Engineering and Society

  Colour Wheel representing the colours of all Sustainable Development Goals Copyright: UN

Content

In the course of the lecture, the students will be introduced to the fundamental aspects and issues in the context of "Engineering and Society". Basic topics and theories of technology ethics, social responsibility and gender and diversity studies are dealt with. Building on this, practical examples are e.g. presented and discussed in the areas of water, climate, urban planning, development cooperation and mobility.

Sustainable Development Goals

The lecture forms the basis for all further courses at the institute. It introduces the Sustainable Development Goals in a fundamental way and illustrates the interrelationships of the individual goals and their application by means of selected examples.

Type: Lecture
Language of instruction: German