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Unit of study_

Humans and Devices - ELEC3611

Year - 2020

This UoS aims to introduce students to critical ways of thinking about devices and their impact on individuals and society as whole. The unit introduces concepts from philosophy of engineering and psychology that allows students to explore questions about the impact their work will have on humanity, and apply it to design better technologies.

Lectures, Laboratories, Project Work - own time

Through semester assessment (100%)

Assumed knowledge
The unit should normally be done in Year 2 or later.


Faculty: Engineering

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Electrical and Information Engineering
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Courses that offer this unit

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