JPH441H1: Physical Science in Contemporary Society (formerly PHY341H1)
|Year of Study||4th year|
|Time and Location||
24L: T5-7, Room: MP 134
Complex nature of the scientific method; connection between theory, concepts and experimental data; insufficiency of reductionism; characteristics of pathological and pseudo-science; public perception and misperception of science; science and public policy; ethical issues; trends in modern science.
|Prerequisite:||PHY224H1/250H1/252H1/254H1/256H1/ENV235H1 or by permission of the instructor.|
|BR=3 , DR=HUM|
The Demon - Haunted World by Carl Sagan (Ballantine Books)