PHIL 173

Reasoning in the Sciences and Engineering

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Develops critical thinking skills needed for understanding and evaluating arguments in the natural sciences and engineering. Topics covered will include: assessing the worth of causal and statistical hypotheses; evaluating evidence; appraising the value of contentious ideas; examining the development of knowledge in the sciences and engineering.

Undergraduate course in Philosophy offered by the Department of Philosophy in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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