Description
PROBLEM SOLVING: HOW SCIENCE WORKS
This course provides a gentle introduction to quantitative methods in science, showing how these methods are designed to control our natural tendencies to misread nature. It uses the examples of the science of energy and statistics.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Recitation - Required
Course Attributes
Quant.-Formal Reasoning
Offering
Course
HPS 0621
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History & Philosophy of Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Fall, Summer