732336 Science in politics and society

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Trattner, Lorenz , Buzogany, Aron , Scherhaufer, Patrick
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


Core topics:

* multi-, inter-, transdisciplinarity
* scientific policy counceling
* assessments as new instruments of scientific advise
* science and democracy

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The lecture aims at familiarizing students with the instrument of scientific assessments. In a broader sense, the varied modes of interaction between science and policy will be discussed thereby making students sensitive to their own (future) roles as "experts" in society.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.