PHIL 460 A: Philosophy of Science

Summer Term: 
B-term
Meeting Time: 
MTWThF 1:10pm - 3:20pm
Location: 
SAV 164
SLN: 
13138
Instructor:
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Paul Franco
Catalog Description: 
Critical study of the nature of scientific knowledge. Topics include the relation of theory to observation, the use of mathematics, how theories change, the requirements for the meaningfulness of a theory, and nature of confirmation.. Prerequisite: one PHIL course.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Natural World (NW)
Writing (W)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
January 16, 2020 - 10:11pm