|Degree:||Master of Arts (MA)|
|University website:||Science – Technology – Society|
The master's programme in Science-Technology-Society equips students with the necessary competences to contribute to a critical understanding of the increasingly important relations between science, technology and society on the basis of empirical research. Key elements of the master’s programme are a) a strong orientation towards research, b) internationality in terms of teaching as well as with regard to students’ countries of origin, c) a clear social scientific approach with deliberate openness towards students’ different disciplinary backgrounds, and d) a focus on skills that are essential in today’s world of academia and other contexts of knowledge work.
In its respective specialisations, the MA in Science-Technology-Society provides a comprehensive and critical approach to analysing
Graduates of the master’s programme are qualified for a career at the interface between science, technology and society in a variety of different contexts. They are well-prepared for an academic career in the context of Austrian and international PhD programmes and have excellent job opportunities in the following fields: