Science and Civilization 1

Science and Civilization 1
History of Civilization from Greek antiquity up to 1500; concepts and methods in early science and their philosophical significance; exploring fundamental questions in human experience; examining formative events in history; understanding value of important texts.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 OfferedHonors also.
 ProgramsContaining PHIL 210
Course Outcomes


Know about the development of scientific ideas and practices in their cultural context, including the major figures and methods of science from antiquity to 1500.

Critical Reading and Writing

Read, analyze, and critically summarize a book-length study of science.


Learn to integrate philosophical skills and practices with religious convictions, while cultivating a respect for contrary points of view.