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INTRODUCTION TO THE PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE

General ElectiveHumanitiesGeneral Transferable Electives

Course Description
This course investigates key questions about the foundations and structure of science. Questions posed include, among others: What is science? What makes one theory better than another at explaining some phenomenon? How do scientists pursue their goals? Are there challenges to traditional scientific methodologies?

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Contact Hours

Credits: 5.0

Lecture: 50
Total: 50

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