418115 VU Interdisciplinary Competencies: DataPolitics - Media, Data & Politics (Lecture Series)

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418115
VU Interdisciplinary Competencies: DataPolitics - Media, Data & Politics (Lecture Series)
VU 2
3,5
Block
annually
German

Participants learn about interdisciplinary approaches in the field of tension between media, data and politics as well as the basics of data criticism.

The lecture series includes in-depth contributions to the topic of the Media Day 2020 on the topic "DataPolitics - Media, Data & Politics". The originally high expectations of the democratizing effects of the Internet have long since vanished. Today, dystopian future scenarios seem to dominate - "Big brother is watching you! The COVID 19 pandemic has, among other things, highlighted the ambivalence inherent in data-based technologies for controlling social processes. Accordingly, the event will focus on critical-reflexive perspectives of data use. Detailed information will be available in the syllabus at https://wiki.uibk.ac.at/medienpaedagogik/Hauptseite.


Invited lectures, plenary discussions, active participation in the media day event. 

Active participation in the lecture and written essay about a specialization topic considering the discussions in the course, current discourses as well as selected theoretical and empirical references to the LV topic (volume: approx. 15 pages).

References will be communicated in the course.

The requirements specified by the respective curricula must be met.

not applicable

A complete list of all credit options of the lecture series can be found below (see allocation of studies).

Dates (subject to change):
Friday, 16.10.2020, 10-16h
Friday, 06.11.2020, 10-16h
Thursday, 19.11.2020, 14-20h (Media Day)
Friday, 04.12.2020, 10-16h

Contact: <Medieninstitut-Tutor@uibk.ac.at>

see dates
Medientag: Do, 19.11.2020, 14.00 - 20.00 , Aula Innrain 52 Hauptgebäude
Group 0
Date Time Location
Fri 2020-10-16
10.00 - 16.00 SR Maximilianstraße SR Maximilianstraße Präsenztermin
Fri 2020-11-06
10.00 - 16.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Thu 2020-11-19
17.30 - 20.30 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Fri 2020-12-04
10.00 - 16.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online