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PHL 380  Nature of Science

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
One course in the biological, physical, or mathematical sciences.
Description:
Conflicting views about science and values. Such topics as scientific methodology; the objectivity and value neutrality of science; the presuppositions, goals, and limits of science; and science and decision making.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2015 - Open