Advances in digitalization have made digital competences a significant factor in ensuring the employability of candidates in all professions vital to our society. Understanding the benefits, the limitations and the transformative power of technologies on public and private life as well as professional practice is crucial.
In this course, students will acquire the basic knowledge needed to harness the potential of digital technologies and identify opportunities to use technology to foster inclusion, active participation, and sustainability in society and the workplace.
Through individual reflection, shared exploration and group discussions, students will gain awareness of how technological developments might impact their future health care profession, and their role as citizens in an increasingly digitalized society.
There are no specific requirements for this course.
How to apply
International exchange students select courses when applying for exchange.
You find more information in the course plan SYKP1070 (student.oslomet.no).
This course is the 5 ECTS version of STKD6610 Technology and Society. For the 10 ECTS course, please see the course page for STKD6610 Technology and Society.
Please note that the course code may change depending on what time of the year you take this course.
There is no semester fee for exchange students.
Questions about this course?
You can contact us by e-mail if you have questions about this course.