Science and Civilization 2

Science and Civilization 2
History of Civilization from 1500 to present; concepts and methods in modern 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 211
Course Outcomes


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


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

Critical Reading and Writing

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