History of Science
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
Survey of some of the major developments of Western science from antiquity to the early 20th century. Topics include: the relations between science and religion; the social foundations of scientific activity; the philosophical assumptions of scientific practice.
- Credit will be granted for only one of 130, HIST 260.
- No background in science is required prior to taking this course.
Formerly: HIST 260
Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.