PHIL 420

Advanced Topics in Philosophy of Science

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Investigation of the methodology, epistemology and ontology of science. Topics may include the logic of explanation, the logic of confirmation, the rationality of theory acceptance, the rationality of scientific revolutions, the unity of science, or the reality of theoretical entities.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PHIL 420, PHIL 222A, PHIL 320.


  • PHIL 356;or
  • permission of the department.

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

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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