-- a university of arizona
course on methods and approaches for studying the future
These are reproduced from
the full syllabus -- so you can remind
yourself just what the course is all about by a quick review page.
The objective of this course
is to develop abilities to understand the issues and to critically interpret
the diverse viewpoints regarding possible futures for the United States and
- Developing an understanding
of futures techniques and approaches, including their limitations and applications.
- Exploring a range of
perspectives and styles of how various people and organizations approach futures
studies and to become acquainted with the futures literature.
- Gaining experiences with
techniques and technologies that should be useful in your own future.
- Providing opportunities
to work as individuals and as teams.
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the Future" course home page
Prepared by Roger L. Caldwell